HR8931 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Aquarius.
HR8931 visual magnitude is 6.49. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8931 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 HR8931:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8931
HR8931 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8931 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8931 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8931 from your location
Today's HR8931 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 HR8931
The image below is a photograph of HR8931 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 HR8931 is 0.175 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.19 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8931 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8931 is distant 85.54 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8931
HR8931 belongs to spectral class F8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8931 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.