HR8460 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
HR8460 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8460 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 HR8460:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8460
HR8460 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 HR8460 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8460 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8460 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR8460 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 HR8460
The image below is a photograph of HR8460 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 HR8460 is 0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8460 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8460 is distant 417.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8460
HR8460 belongs to spectral class A8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8460 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.