HR5748 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5748 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5748 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 HR5748:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5748
HR5748 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 HR5748 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5748 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5748 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5748 is circumpolar and transits at 22:57 UTC (altitude: 87.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5748
The image below is a photograph of HR5748 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 HR5748 is 0.048 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5748 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5748 is distant 362.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5748
HR5748 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5748 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.