HR4474 is a giant star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR4474 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4474 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 HR4474:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4474
HR4474 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 HR4474 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4474 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4474 from your location
HR4474 is circumpolar and transits at 11:18 UTC (altitude: 89.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4474
The image below is a photograph of HR4474 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 HR4474 is -0.047 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.021 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4474 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4474 is distant 461.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4474
HR4474 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4474 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.