HR4241 is a giant star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR4241 visual magnitude is 6.65. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4241 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 HR4241:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4241
HR4241 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 HR4241 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4241 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4241 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR4241 is circumpolar and transits at 22:08 UTC (altitude: 88.9°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4241
The image below is a photograph of HR4241 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 HR4241 is -0.02 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.023 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4241 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4241 is distant 746.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4241
HR4241 belongs to spectral class G8
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4241 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.