HR2262 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Columba.
HR2262 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2262 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 HR2262:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2262
HR2262 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 HR2262 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2262 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2262 from your location
HR2262 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2262
The image below is a photograph of HR2262 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 HR2262 is -0.013 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2262 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2262 is distant 390.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2262
HR2262 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2262 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.