HR2500 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Canis Major.
HR2500 visual magnitude is 5.92. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2500 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 HR2500:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2500
HR2500 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2500 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2500 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2500 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR2500 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 HR2500
The image below is a photograph of HR2500 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 HR2500 is -0.22 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.32 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2500 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2500 is distant 79.13 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 32 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2500
HR2500 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2500 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.