HR4694 is a variable hypergiant star in the constellation of Coma Berenices.
HR4694 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4694 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 HR4694:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4694
HR4694 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 HR4694 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4694 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4694 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4694
The image below is a photograph of HR4694 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 HR4694 is -0.145 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4694 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4694 is distant 197.58 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4694
HR4694 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4694 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.