HR2080 is a giant star in the constellation of Auriga.
HR2080 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2080 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 HR2080:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2080
HR2080 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 HR2080 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2080 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2080 from your location
HR2080 is circumpolar and transits at 04:56 UTC (altitude: 86.9°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2080
The image below is a photograph of HR2080 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 HR2080 is 0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.035 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2080 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2080 is distant 340.65 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2080
HR2080 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2080 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.