HR2055 is a double giant star in the constellation of Columba.
HR2055 visual magnitude is 6.7. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2055 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 HR2055:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2055
HR2055 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2055 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2055 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2055 from your location
HR2055 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2055
The image below is a photograph of HR2055 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 HR2055 is 0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2055 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2055 is distant 1,112.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2055
HR2055 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2055 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR2055 star system properties
HR2055 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2055 double sysyem: