HR5785 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5785 visual magnitude is 5.79. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5785 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 HR5785:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5785
HR5785 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 HR5785 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5785 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5785 from your location
HR5785 is circumpolar and transits at 10:23 UTC (altitude: 77.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5785
The image below is a photograph of HR5785 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 HR5785 is -0.117 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.081 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5785 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5785 is distant 318.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5785
HR5785 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 HR5785 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.