HR52 is a star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR52 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR52 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 HR52:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR52
HR52 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 HR52 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR52 in the sky:
Visibility of HR52 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR52 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR52
The image below is a photograph of HR52 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 HR52 is 0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.005 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR52 from the Sun and relative movement
HR52 is distant 1,319.84 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR52
HR52 belongs to spectral class K5
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR52 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.