HR1975 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lepus.
HR1975 visual magnitude is 5.73. Because of its reltive faintness, HR1975 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 HR1975:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR1975
HR1975 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 HR1975 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR1975 in the sky:
Visibility of HR1975 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR1975
The image below is a photograph of HR1975 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 HR1975 is 0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.015 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR1975 from the Sun and relative movement
HR1975 is distant 225.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR1975
HR1975 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1975 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.