HR1727 is a giant star in the constellation of Pictor.
HR1727 visual magnitude is 6.05. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1727 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR1727:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1727
HR1727 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1727 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1727 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1727 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1727
The image below is a photograph of HR1727 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR1727 is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.024 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1727 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1727 is distant 701.08 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1727
HR1727 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1727 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.