HR8114 is a double sub-giant star in the constellation of Indus.
HR8114 visual magnitude is 5.75. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8114 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 HR8114:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8114
HR8114 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8114 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8114 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8114 from your location
HR8114 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8114
The image below is a photograph of HR8114 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 HR8114 is 0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.017 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8114 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8114 is distant 396.59 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8114
HR8114 belongs to spectral class A6 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8114 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR8114 star system properties
HR8114 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR8114 double sysyem: