HR8320 is a giant star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR8320 visual magnitude is 6.4. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8320 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 HR8320:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8320
HR8320 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8320 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8320 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8320 from your location
Today's HR8320 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8320
The image below is a photograph of HR8320 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 HR8320 is 0.094 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.012 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8320 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8320 is distant 499.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8320
HR8320 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8320 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.