HR2815 is a bright giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR2815 visual magnitude is 5.39. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2815 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 HR2815:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2815
HR2815 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 HR2815 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2815 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2815 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR2815 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2815
The image below is a photograph of HR2815 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 HR2815 is -0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.007 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2815 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2815 is distant 493.19 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2815
HR2815 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2815 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.