HR277 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Pisces.
HR277 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR277 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 HR277:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR277
HR277 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 HR277 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR277 in the sky:
Visibility of HR277 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR277 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR277
The image below is a photograph of HR277 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 HR277 is -0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR277 from the Sun and relative movement
HR277 is distant 427.82 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR277
HR277 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR277 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR277 star system properties
HR277 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 HR277 double sysyem: