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HR8829 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Tucana.

HR8829 visual magnitude is 6.12. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8829 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 HR8829:

HR8829 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8829

HR8829 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8829 are provided in the following table:

23h 14m 06s
-62° 42’ 00”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8829 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8829 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8829.

Visibility of HR8829 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR8829 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8829

The image below is a photograph of HR8829 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 HR8829 is 0.473 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.424 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8829 star
DSS2 image of HR8829. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8829 during the next 1000 years (7.88 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.07 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR8829 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8829 is distant 95.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.

29.20 pc
95.18 ly
-26 km/s
0.473 arcsec/year
-0.424 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8829

HR8829 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8829 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8829. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8829