HR38 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR38 visual magnitude is 6.73. Because of its reltive faintness, HR38 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 HR38:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR38
HR38 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 HR38 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR38 in the sky:
Visibility of HR38 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR38 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR38
The image below is a photograph of HR38 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 HR38 is 0.028 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.012 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR38 from the Sun and relative movement
HR38 is distant 2,694.21 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR38
HR38 belongs to spectral class B2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR38 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.