HR2417 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Gemini.
HR2417 visual magnitude is 6.44. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2417 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 HR2417:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2417
HR2417 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 HR2417 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2417 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2417 from your location
Today's HR2417 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 HR2417
The image below is a photograph of HR2417 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 HR2417 is -0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2417 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2417 is distant 543.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2417
HR2417 belongs to spectral class A3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2417 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.