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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:59  
clear_day Transit: 12:12  
SunsetSet: 17:25
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HR2182

Altitude: 2.7°   Azimuth: 236.0°   Direction: South-West

HR2182 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Lepus.

HR2182 visual magnitude is 6.35. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2182 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR2182 is 0.013 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.

Image of HR2182 star
DSS2 image of HR2182. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2182 during the next 10000 years (2.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2182

6.35
Main-sequence

HR2182 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 2.7°
Azimuth: 236.0°
Direction: South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2182

HR2182 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 HR2182 are provided in the following table:

06h 09m 20s
-18° 07’ 33”
224.88°
-17.24°
Lepus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2182 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2182 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2182.

Visibility of HR2182 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR2182 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 108.1°
Max altitude: 20.4°
Azimuth: 251.9°

Distance of HR2182 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2182 is distant 409.55 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 33 kilometers per second.

125.63 pc
409.55 ly
33 km/s
0.013 arcsec/year
-0.015 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2182

HR2182 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.85
B9V
10516K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2182 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2182. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR2182 star system properties

HR2182 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2182 double sysyem:

6.35
11.35
5
23 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR2182

SAO151173
SAO151173