HR297 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR297 visual magnitude is 5.84. Because of its reltive faintness, HR297 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 HR297:
HR297 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR297
HR297 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR297 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR297 in the sky:
Visibility of HR297 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR297 is circumpolar and transits at 08:14 UTC (altitude: 79.9°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR297
The image below is a photograph of HR297 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 HR297 is -0.07 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR297 from the Sun and relative movement
HR297 is distant 261.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR297
HR297 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR297 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.