HR737 is a giant star in the constellation of Cetus.
HR737 visual magnitude is 5.25. Because of its reltive faintness, HR737 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 HR737:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR737
HR737 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 HR737 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR737 in the sky:
Visibility of HR737 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR737
The image below is a photograph of HR737 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 HR737 is 0.027 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 HR737 from the Sun and relative movement
HR737 is distant 475.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR737
HR737 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR737 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.