HR2524 is a double giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR2524 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2524 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 HR2524:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2524
HR2524 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 HR2524 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2524 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2524 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2524
The image below is a photograph of HR2524 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 HR2524 is -0.05 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.024 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2524 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2524 is distant 414.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2524
HR2524 belongs to spectral class G6 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2524 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR2524 star system properties
HR2524 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of medium or large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2524 double sysyem: