HR4693 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Coma Berenices.
HR4693 visual magnitude is 5.54. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4693 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 HR4693:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4693
HR4693 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 HR4693 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4693 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4693 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4693
The image below is a photograph of HR4693 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 HR4693 is -0.065 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.107 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4693 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4693 is distant 156.88 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4693
HR4693 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 HR4693 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.