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HR325

HR325 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cetus.

HR325 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR325 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 HR325:

6.37
Main-sequence
HR325 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 12°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR325

HR325 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 HR325 are provided in the following table:

01h 07m 13s
-23° 59’ 47”
172.43°
-85.26°
Cetus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR325 in the sky:

Finder chart HR325 star
Simplified finder chart for HR325.

Visibility of HR325 from your location

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

Today's HR325 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 114.0°
Max altitude: 14.5°
Azimuth: 246.0°
HR325 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR325

The image below is a photograph of HR325 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 HR325 is 0.098 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.036 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR325 star
DSS2 image of HR325. The red arrow shows the motion of HR325 during the next 1000 years (1.63 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.60 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR325 from the Sun and relative movement

HR325 is distant 233.52 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

71.63 pc
233.52 ly
15 km/s
0.098 arcsec/year
-0.036 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR325

HR325 belongs to spectral class A7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

2.09
A7V
7938K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR325 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR325. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR325

SAO166814
SAO166814