HR2189 is a giant star in the constellation of Auriga.
HR2189 visual magnitude is 5.78. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2189 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 HR2189:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2189
HR2189 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 HR2189 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2189 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2189 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR2189 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2189
The image below is a photograph of HR2189 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 HR2189 is -0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2189 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2189 is distant 1,411.26 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 51 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2189
HR2189 belongs to spectral class M2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2189 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.