HR4466 is a star in the constellation of Centaurus.
HR4466 visual magnitude is 5.25. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4466 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 HR4466:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4466
HR4466 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR4466 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4466 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4466 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4466
The image below is a photograph of HR4466 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 HR4466 is 0.036 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.049 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4466 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4466 is distant 189.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4466
HR4466 belongs to spectral class A7
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4466 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.