HR8212 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Capricornus.
HR8212 visual magnitude is 6.61. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8212 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 HR8212:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8212
HR8212 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 HR8212 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8212 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8212 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8212
The image below is a photograph of HR8212 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 HR8212 is 0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.048 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8212 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8212 is distant 114.75 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8212
HR8212 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8212 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.