HR5786 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Apus.
HR5786 visual magnitude is 5.95. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5786 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 HR5786:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5786
HR5786 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5786 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5786 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5786 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR5786 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5786
The image below is a photograph of HR5786 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 HR5786 is -0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.041 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5786 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5786 is distant 376.88 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR5786
HR5786 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5786 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.