HR5018 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5018 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5018 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 HR5018:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5018
HR5018 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 HR5018 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5018 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5018 from your location
HR5018 is circumpolar and transits at 04:08 UTC (altitude: 73.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5018
The image below is a photograph of HR5018 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 HR5018 is -0.013 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.016 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5018 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5018 is distant 457.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5018
HR5018 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5018 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.