HR5209 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR5209 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5209 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 HR5209:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5209
HR5209 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5209 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5209 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5209 from your location
Today's HR5209 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5209
The image below is a photograph of HR5209 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 HR5209 is -0.572 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.302 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5209 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5209 is distant 64.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5209
HR5209 belongs to spectral class G5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5209 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.