HR518 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR518 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its reltive faintness, HR518 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 HR518:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR518
HR518 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 HR518 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR518 in the sky:
Visibility of HR518 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR518 is circumpolar and transits at 13:21 UTC (altitude: 84.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR518
The image below is a photograph of HR518 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 HR518 is 0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.056 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR518 from the Sun and relative movement
HR518 is distant 190.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR518
HR518 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR518 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.