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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

HR2925

HR2925 is a giant star in the constellation of Carina.

HR2925 visual magnitude is 6.28. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2925 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 HR2925:

6.28
Giant
HR2925 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2925

HR2925 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2925 are provided in the following table:

07h 34m 39s
-51° 28’ 28”
263.71°
-14.64°
Carina

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2925 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2925 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2925.

Visibility of HR2925 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR2925 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2925

The image below is a photograph of HR2925 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 HR2925 is -0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2925 star
DSS2 image of HR2925. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2925 during the next 100000 years (-10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR2925 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2925 is distant 1,330.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

408.16 pc
1,330.61 ly
28 km/s
-0.006 arcsec/year
-0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2925

HR2925 belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-1.77
A1III
9226K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2925 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2925. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2925

SAO235310
SAO235310