HR2727 is a variable star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR2727 visual magnitude is 5.31. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2727 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 HR2727:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2727
HR2727 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 HR2727 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2727 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2727 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR2727 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2727
The image below is a photograph of HR2727 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 HR2727 is -0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.015 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2727 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2727 is distant 434.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2727
HR2727 belongs to spectral class A3 HR2727 is also a SrEuCr chemically peculiar star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2727 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.