HR4964 is a giant star in the constellation of Canes Venatici.
HR4964 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, HR4964 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 HR4964:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR4964
HR4964 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 HR4964 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR4964 in the sky:
Visibility of HR4964 from your location
Today's HR4964 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR4964
The image below is a photograph of HR4964 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 HR4964 is -0.103 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.005 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR4964 from the Sun and relative movement
HR4964 is distant 299.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR4964
HR4964 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR4964 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.