HR504 is a giant star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR504 visual magnitude is 6.35. Because of its reltive faintness, HR504 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 HR504:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR504
HR504 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 HR504 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR504 in the sky:
Visibility of HR504 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR504 is circumpolar and transits at 13:13 UTC (altitude: 84.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR504
The image below is a photograph of HR504 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 HR504 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.028 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR504 from the Sun and relative movement
HR504 is distant 539.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR504
HR504 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR504 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.