HR4264 is a giant star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR4264 visual magnitude is 6.03. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4264 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 HR4264:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4264
HR4264 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 HR4264 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4264 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4264 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR4264 is circumpolar and transits at 22:55 UTC (altitude: 80.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4264
The image below is a photograph of HR4264 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 HR4264 is 0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.091 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4264 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4264 is distant 311.66 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 54 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4264
HR4264 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4264 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.