HR5811 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5811 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5811 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 HR5811:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5811
HR5811 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 HR5811 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5811 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5811 from your location
HR5811 is circumpolar and transits at 06:26 UTC (altitude: 87.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5811
The image below is a photograph of HR5811 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 HR5811 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5811 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5811 is distant 395.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5811
HR5811 belongs to spectral class K4
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5811 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.