HR5628 is a giant star in the constellation of Apus.
HR5628 visual magnitude is 6.01. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5628 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 HR5628:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5628
HR5628 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5628 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5628 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5628 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5628 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5628
The image below is a photograph of HR5628 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 HR5628 is -0.024 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.007 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5628 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5628 is distant 848.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5628
HR5628 belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5628 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.