HR2892 is a giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR2892 visual magnitude is 5.96. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2892 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 HR2892:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2892
HR2892 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 HR2892 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2892 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2892 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2892
The image below is a photograph of HR2892 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 HR2892 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.021 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2892 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2892 is distant 432.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 49 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2892
HR2892 belongs to spectral class M1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2892 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.