HR2071 is a giant star in the constellation of Orion.
HR2071 visual magnitude is 6.28. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2071 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 HR2071:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2071
HR2071 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 HR2071 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2071 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2071 from your location
Today's HR2071 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 HR2071
The image below is a photograph of HR2071 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 HR2071 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2071 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2071 is distant 320.55 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2071
HR2071 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2071 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.