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HR2283 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Mensa.

HR2283 visual magnitude is 6.64. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2283 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 HR2283:

HR2283 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2283

HR2283 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 HR2283 are provided in the following table:

06h 15m 05s
-71° 42’ 10”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2283 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2283 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2283.

Visibility of HR2283 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR2283 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2283

The image below is a photograph of HR2283 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 HR2283 is -0.025 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.061 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2283 star
DSS2 image of HR2283. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2283 during the next 10000 years (-4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 10.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2283 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2283 is distant 102.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

31.30 pc
102.03 ly
14 km/s
-0.025 arcsec/year
0.061 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2283

HR2283 belongs to spectral class F8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2283 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2283. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2283