HR2624 is a double giant star in the constellation of Monoceros.
HR2624 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2624 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 HR2624:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2624
HR2624 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 HR2624 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2624 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2624 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2624
The image below is a photograph of HR2624 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 HR2624 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2624 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2624 is distant 1,097.64 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2624
HR2624 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2624 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR2624 star system properties
HR2624 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2624 double sysyem: