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HR8235 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Capricornus.

HR8235 visual magnitude is 6.43. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8235 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 HR8235:

HR8235 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8235

HR8235 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 HR8235 are provided in the following table:

21h 32m 33s
-24° 35’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8235 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8235 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8235.

Visibility of HR8235 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR8235 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 114.6°
Max altitude: 13.9°
Azimuth: 245.4°
HR8235 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8235

The image below is a photograph of HR8235 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 HR8235 is 0.073 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.007 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8235 star
DSS2 image of HR8235. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8235 during the next 10000 years (12.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR8235 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8235 is distant 226.07 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

69.35 pc
226.07 ly
-9 km/s
0.073 arcsec/year
0.007 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8235

HR8235 belongs to spectral class A7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8235 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8235. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8235