HR713 is a giant star in the constellation of Cetus.
HR713 visual magnitude is 5.88. Because of its reltive faintness, HR713 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 HR713:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR713
HR713 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR713 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR713 in the sky:
Visibility of HR713 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR713 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR713
The image below is a photograph of HR713 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 HR713 is 0.088 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.099 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR713 from the Sun and relative movement
HR713 is distant 284.22 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 42 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR713
HR713 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR713 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.