HR8527 is a giant star in the constellation of Indus.
HR8527 visual magnitude is 5.78. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8527 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 HR8527:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8527
HR8527 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 HR8527 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8527 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8527 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8527
The image below is a photograph of HR8527 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 HR8527 is 0.115 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.062 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8527 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8527 is distant 165.06 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8527
HR8527 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8527 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.