HR5302 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR5302 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5302 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 HR5302:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5302
HR5302 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 HR5302 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5302 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5302 from your location
HR5302 is circumpolar and transits at 13:49 UTC (altitude: 82.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5302
The image below is a photograph of HR5302 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 HR5302 is -0.123 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.017 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5302 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5302 is distant 438.17 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5302
HR5302 belongs to spectral class K0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5302 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.