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TimezoneEurope/London
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Sunset: 20:56
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HR9005

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 28.40°   Az: 0.32°   Direction: North

HR9005 is a sub-giant star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR9005 visual magnitude is 5.95. Because of its faintness, HR9005 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR9005 star
DSS2 image of HR9005. The red arrow shows the motion of HR9005 during the next 100000 years (6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

23h 47m 47s
+66° 55’ 07”
12h 02m 50s
11h 50m 38s

J2000

23h 46m 36s
+66° 46’ 55”

Galactic Coordinates

116.59°
4.71°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR9005 star
Simplified finder chart for HR9005.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.95
Sub-giant

-2.68
B2IV
10653K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9005 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR9005. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR9005 is distant 1,734.04 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

531.91
1,734.04
-14 km/s
0.004 arcsec/y
0.001"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO20838
SAO20838

Visibility from Your Location

HR9005 is circumpolar and transits at 03:34 UTC (altitude: 74.6°)