HR8546 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cepheus.
HR8546 visual magnitude is 5.27. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8546 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 HR8546:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8546
HR8546 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8546 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8546 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8546 from your location
HR8546 is circumpolar and transits at 17:31 UTC (altitude: 55.4°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8546
The image below is a photograph of HR8546 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 HR8546 is 0.052 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.045 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8546 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8546 is distant 255.69 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8546
HR8546 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8546 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.