HR8083 is a variable hypergiant star in the constellation of Capricornus.
HR8083 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8083 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 HR8083:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8083
HR8083 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 HR8083 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8083 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8083 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8083
The image below is a photograph of HR8083 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 HR8083 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.027 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8083 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8083 is distant 432.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8083
HR8083 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8083 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.