HR5074 is a multiple hypergiant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5074 visual magnitude is 6.66. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5074 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 HR5074:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5074
HR5074 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 HR5074 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5074 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5074 from your location
HR5074 is circumpolar and transits at 08:31 UTC (altitude: 76.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5074
The image below is a photograph of HR5074 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 HR5074 is -0.068 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 HR5074 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5074 is distant 219.82 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5074
HR5074 belongs to spectral class F0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5074 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR5074 star system properties
HR5074 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR5074 double sysyem: