HR5203 is a giant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR5203 visual magnitude is 5.98. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5203 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 HR5203:
HR5203 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5203
HR5203 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 HR5203 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5203 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5203 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5203 is circumpolar and transits at 20:22 UTC (altitude: 58.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5203
The image below is a photograph of HR5203 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 HR5203 is 0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.041 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5203 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5203 is distant 363.84 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 50 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5203
HR5203 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5203 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.