HR2392 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Canis Major.
HR2392 visual magnitude is 6.24. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2392 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 HR2392:
HR2392 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2392
HR2392 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 HR2392 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2392 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2392 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR2392 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 HR2392
The image below is a photograph of HR2392 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 HR2392 is -0.007 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 HR2392 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2392 is distant 395.15 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2392
HR2392 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2392 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.