HR2844 is a multiple star in the constellation of Lynx.
HR2844 visual magnitude is 5.72. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2844 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 HR2844:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2844
HR2844 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 HR2844 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2844 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2844 from your location
HR2844 is circumpolar and transits at 23:00 UTC (altitude: 86.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2844
The image below is a photograph of HR2844 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 HR2844 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.049 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2844 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2844 is distant 410.06 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2844
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2844 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR2844 star system properties
HR2844 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2844 double sysyem: