HR2573 is a giant star in the constellation of Auriga.
HR2573 visual magnitude is 5.86. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2573 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 HR2573:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2573
HR2573 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2573 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2573 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2573 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR2573 is circumpolar and transits at 18:45 UTC (altitude: 85.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2573
The image below is a photograph of HR2573 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 HR2573 is -0.102 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.09 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2573 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2573 is distant 334.02 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2573
HR2573 belongs to spectral class K0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2573 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.