HR8177 is a star in the constellation of Indus.
HR8177 visual magnitude is 6.31. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8177 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 HR8177:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8177
HR8177 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 HR8177 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8177 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8177 from your location
HR8177 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8177
The image below is a photograph of HR8177 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 HR8177 is 0.042 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 HR8177 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8177 is distant 313.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8177
HR8177 belongs to spectral class A7
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8177 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.