HR5389 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Apus.
HR5389 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5389 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 HR5389:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5389
HR5389 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5389 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5389 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5389 from your location
HR5389 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5389
The image below is a photograph of HR5389 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 HR5389 is -0.039 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.026 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5389 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5389 is distant 521.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5389
HR5389 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 HR5389 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.