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HR9014

HR9014 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Aquarius.

HR9014 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9014 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 HR9014:

6.07
Giant
HR9014 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9014

HR9014 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 HR9014 are provided in the following table:

23h 48m 32s
-06° 22’ 50”
84.33°
-64.43°
Aquarius

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9014 in the sky:

Finder chart HR9014 star
Simplified finder chart for HR9014.

Visibility of HR9014 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR9014 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.4°
Max altitude: 32.1°
Azimuth: 263.6°
HR9014 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9014

The image below is a photograph of HR9014 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 HR9014 is 0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR9014 star
DSS2 image of HR9014. The red arrow shows the motion of HR9014 during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR9014 from the Sun and relative movement

HR9014 is distant 722.84 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

221.73 pc
722.84 ly
-21 km/s
0.003 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR9014

HR9014 belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-0.66
K4III
3870K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9014 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR9014. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR9014

SAO146919
SAO146919