HR832 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Eridanus.
HR832 visual magnitude is 6.9. Because of its reltive faintness, HR832 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 HR832:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR832
HR832 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 HR832 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR832 in the sky:
Visibility of HR832 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR832 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR832
The image below is a photograph of HR832 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 HR832 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.038 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR832 from the Sun and relative movement
HR832 is distant 800.98 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR832
HR832 belongs to spectral class M4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR832 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.