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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

HR2592

HR2592 is a star in the constellation of Carina.

HR2592 visual magnitude is 6.41. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2592 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 HR2592:

6.41
HR2592 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2592

HR2592 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2592 are provided in the following table:

06h 52m 45s
-59° 20’ 27”
269.31°
-22.93°
Carina

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2592 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2592 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2592.

Visibility of HR2592 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR2592 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2592

The image below is a photograph of HR2592 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 HR2592 is -0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.039 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2592 star
DSS2 image of HR2592. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2592 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2592 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2592 is distant 469.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

144.09 pc
469.74 ly
-2 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
0.039 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2592

HR2592 belongs to spectral class A3

0.62
A3
8321K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2592 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2592. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2592

SAO234764
SAO234764