HR5199 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Canes Venatici.
HR5199 visual magnitude is 7.4. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5199 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 HR5199:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5199
HR5199 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 HR5199 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5199 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5199 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5199 is circumpolar and transits at 21:12 UTC (altitude: 78.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5199
The image below is a photograph of HR5199 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 HR5199 is 0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Spectral properties of HR5199
HR5199 belongs to spectral class M6 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.