HR302 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR302 visual magnitude is 6.54. Because of its reltive faintness, HR302 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 HR302:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR302
HR302 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 HR302 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR302 in the sky:
Visibility of HR302 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR302 is circumpolar and transits at 08:18 UTC (altitude: 89.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR302
The image below is a photograph of HR302 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 HR302 is 0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR302 from the Sun and relative movement
HR302 is distant 1,065.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR302
HR302 belongs to spectral class B3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR302 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.