HR8314 is a variable hypergiant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
HR8314 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8314 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 HR8314:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8314
HR8314 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 HR8314 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8314 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8314 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8314
The image below is a photograph of HR8314 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 HR8314 is 0.234 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.119 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8314 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8314 is distant 59.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8314
HR8314 belongs to spectral class G0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8314 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.