HR8754 is a giant star in the constellation of Piscis Austrinus.
HR8754 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8754 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 HR8754:
HR8754 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8754
HR8754 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 HR8754 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8754 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8754 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR8754 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 HR8754
The image below is a photograph of HR8754 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 HR8754 is 0.066 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8754 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8754 is distant 584.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8754
HR8754 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8754 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.