HR9027 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Aquarius.
HR9027 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9027 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 HR9027:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9027
HR9027 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 HR9027 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9027 in the sky:
Visibility of HR9027 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR9027 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 HR9027
The image below is a photograph of HR9027 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 HR9027 is 0.14 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.076 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR9027 from the Sun and relative movement
HR9027 is distant 306.68 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR9027
HR9027 belongs to spectral class K0 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9027 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.