HR865 is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Perseus.
HR865 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, HR865 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 HR865:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR865
HR865 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 HR865 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR865 in the sky:
Visibility of HR865 from your location
HR865 is circumpolar and transits at 03:02 UTC (altitude: 85.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR865
The image below is a photograph of HR865 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 HR865 is 0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR865 from the Sun and relative movement
HR865 is distant 1,952.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR865
HR865 belongs to spectral class K3
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR865 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR865 star system properties
HR865 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 HR865 double sysyem: