HR4071 is a star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR4071 visual magnitude is 6.5. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4071 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 HR4071:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4071
HR4071 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 HR4071 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4071 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4071 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4071
The image below is a photograph of HR4071 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 HR4071 is -0.049 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4071 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4071 is distant 373.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4071
HR4071 belongs to spectral class A3
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4071 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.