HR5499 is a giant star in the constellation of Libra.
HR5499 visual magnitude is 5.81. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5499 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 HR5499:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5499
HR5499 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 HR5499 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5499 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5499 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5499
The image below is a photograph of HR5499 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 HR5499 is 0.027 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.058 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5499 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5499 is distant 365.88 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5499
HR5499 belongs to spectral class G5
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5499 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.