HR28 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR28 visual magnitude is 6.74. Because of its reltive faintness, HR28 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 HR28:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR28
HR28 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 HR28 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR28 in the sky:
Visibility of HR28 from your location
HR28 is circumpolar and transits at 19:40 UTC (altitude: 84.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR28
The image below is a photograph of HR28 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 HR28 is 0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR28 from the Sun and relative movement
HR28 is distant 500.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR28
HR28 belongs to spectral class B7 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR28 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.