HR8352 is a double giant star in the constellation of Indus.
HR8352 visual magnitude is 5.9. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8352 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 HR8352:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8352
HR8352 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8352 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8352 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8352 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8352
The image below is a photograph of HR8352 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 HR8352 is 0.05 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.084 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8352 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8352 is distant 151.70 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8352
HR8352 belongs to spectral class F1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8352 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR8352 star system properties
HR8352 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR8352 double sysyem: