HR2235 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Orion.
HR2235 visual magnitude is 6.39. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2235 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 HR2235:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2235
HR2235 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 HR2235 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2235 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2235 from your location
Today's HR2235 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2235
The image below is a photograph of HR2235 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 HR2235 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.014 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2235 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2235 is distant 727.68 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2235
HR2235 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2235 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.