HR1764 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Orion.
HR1764 visual magnitude is 5.68. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1764 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 HR1764:
HR1764 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1764
HR1764 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1764 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1764 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1764 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR1764 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1764
The image below is a photograph of HR1764 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 HR1764 is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1764 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1764 is distant 1,075.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1764
HR1764 belongs to spectral class B3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1764 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR1764 star system properties
HR1764 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR1764 double sysyem: