HR5755 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5755 visual magnitude is 5.9. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5755 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 HR5755:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5755
HR5755 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5755 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5755 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5755 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5755 is circumpolar and transits at 22:55 UTC (altitude: 80.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5755
The image below is a photograph of HR5755 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 HR5755 is -0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5755 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5755 is distant 594.89 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 47 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5755
HR5755 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5755 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.