HR8510 is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Lacerta.
HR8510 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8510 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 HR8510:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8510
HR8510 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 HR8510 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8510 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8510 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8510
The image below is a photograph of HR8510 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 HR8510 is 0.057 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.044 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8510 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8510 is distant 214.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8510
HR8510 belongs to spectral class A9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8510 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR8510 star system properties
HR8510 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR8510 double sysyem: