HR1794 is a star in the constellation of Auriga.
HR1794 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1794 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 HR1794:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1794
HR1794 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR1794 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1794 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1794 from your location
Today's HR1794 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 HR1794
The image below is a photograph of HR1794 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 HR1794 is -0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1794 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1794 is distant 644.27 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1794
HR1794 belongs to spectral class K2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1794 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.