HR5995 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR5995 visual magnitude is 6.19. Because of its reltive faintness, HR5995 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 HR5995:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5995
HR5995 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 HR5995 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR5995 in the sky:
Visibility of HR5995 from your location
HR5995 is circumpolar and transits at 06:54 UTC (altitude: 82.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR5995
The image below is a photograph of HR5995 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 HR5995 is -0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR5995 from the Sun and relative movement
HR5995 is distant 883.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR5995
HR5995 belongs to spectral class M1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5995 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.