HR9028 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR9028 visual magnitude is 6.44. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9028 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 HR9028:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9028
HR9028 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR9028 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9028 in the sky:
Visibility of HR9028 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR9028 is circumpolar and transits at 07:12 UTC (altitude: 89.9°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9028
The image below is a photograph of HR9028 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 HR9028 is 0.123 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.015 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR9028 from the Sun and relative movement
HR9028 is distant 132.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR9028
HR9028 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9028 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR9028 star system properties
HR9028 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR9028 double sysyem: