HR884 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Fornax.
HR884 visual magnitude is 6.29. Because of its reltive faintness, HR884 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 HR884:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR884
HR884 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 HR884 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR884 in the sky:
Visibility of HR884 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR884
The image below is a photograph of HR884 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 HR884 is 0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.005 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR884 from the Sun and relative movement
HR884 is distant 471.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR884
HR884 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR884 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.