HR320 is a giant star in the constellation of Cetus.
HR320 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR320 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 HR320:
HR320 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR320
HR320 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 HR320 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR320 in the sky:
Visibility of HR320 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR320 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR320
The image below is a photograph of HR320 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 HR320 is -0.031 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.041 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR320 from the Sun and relative movement
HR320 is distant 350.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 33 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR320
HR320 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR320 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.