HR4586 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR4586 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4586 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 HR4586:
HR4586 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4586
HR4586 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 HR4586 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4586 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4586 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR4586 is circumpolar and transits at 18:40 UTC (altitude: 60.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4586
The image below is a photograph of HR4586 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 HR4586 is -0.068 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.038 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4586 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4586 is distant 819.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 32 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4586
HR4586 belongs to spectral class M2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4586 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.