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:
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:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8829 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8829 from your location
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.
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.
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 Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.