HR4149 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR4149 visual magnitude is 6.1. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4149 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 HR4149:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4149
HR4149 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 HR4149 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4149 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4149 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR4149 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 HR4149
The image below is a photograph of HR4149 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 HR4149 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.
Distance of HR4149 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4149 is distant 206.85 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4149
HR4149 belongs to spectral class F7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4149 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.