HR8994 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Tucana.
HR8994 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8994 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 HR8994:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8994
HR8994 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 HR8994 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8994 in the sky:
Visibility of HR8994 from your location
HR8994 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8994
The image below is a photograph of HR8994 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 HR8994 is 0.243 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.062 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR8994 from the Sun and relative movement
HR8994 is distant 149.75 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR8994
HR8994 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8994 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.