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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 table below summarizes the key facts about HR2182:

HR2182 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

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”

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 [change]
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 [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 108.1°
Max altitude: 20.4°
Azimuth: 251.9°
HR2182 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2182

The image below is a photograph of HR2182 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 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);

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.


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:

23 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR2182