HR5115 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Chamaeleon.
HR5115 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5115 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 HR5115:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5115
HR5115 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5115 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5115 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5115 from your location
HR5115 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5115
The image below is a photograph of HR5115 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 HR5115 is -0.027 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5115 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5115 is distant 928.77 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5115
HR5115 belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5115 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.