HR4195 is a variable bright giant star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR4195 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4195 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 HR4195:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4195
HR4195 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 HR4195 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4195 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4195 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR4195 is circumpolar and transits at 22:36 UTC (altitude: 74.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4195
The image below is a photograph of HR4195 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 HR4195 is 0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4195 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4195 is distant 1,131.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4195
HR4195 belongs to spectral class C5 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4195 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.