HR4062 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR4062 visual magnitude is 5.5. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4062 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 HR4062:
HR4062 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4062
HR4062 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4062 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4062 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4062 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR4062 is circumpolar and transits at 17:10 UTC (altitude: 57.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4062
The image below is a photograph of HR4062 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 HR4062 is -0.129 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.032 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4062 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4062 is distant 132.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4062
HR4062 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4062 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.