HR287 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR287 visual magnitude is 6.47. Because of its reltive faintness, HR287 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 HR287:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR287
HR287 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 HR287 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR287 in the sky:
Visibility of HR287 from your location
HR287 is circumpolar and transits at 20:08 UTC (altitude: 89.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR287
The image below is a photograph of HR287 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 HR287 is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.013 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR287 from the Sun and relative movement
HR287 is distant 631.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR287
HR287 belongs to spectral class A3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR287 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.