HR2206 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lepus.
HR2206 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2206 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 HR2206:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2206
HR2206 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2206 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2206 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2206 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2206
The image below is a photograph of HR2206 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 HR2206 is -0.017 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2206 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2206 is distant 674.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2206
HR2206 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2206 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.