HR298 is a star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR298 visual magnitude is 5.99. Because of its reltive faintness, HR298 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 HR298:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR298
HR298 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 HR298 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR298 in the sky:
Visibility of HR298 from your location
HR298 is circumpolar and transits at 20:26 UTC (altitude: 89.0°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR298
The image below is a photograph of HR298 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 HR298 is 0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.059 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR298 from the Sun and relative movement
HR298 is distant 990.88 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR298
HR298 belongs to spectral class K2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR298 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.