HR29 is a giant star in the constellation of Pisces.
HR29 visual magnitude is 5.84. Because of its reltive faintness, HR29 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 HR29:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR29
HR29 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR29 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR29 in the sky:
Visibility of HR29 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR29 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR29
The image below is a photograph of HR29 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 HR29 is 0.036 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR29 from the Sun and relative movement
HR29 is distant 179.32 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR29
HR29 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR29 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.