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Altitude: 54.8°   Azimuth: 20.0°   Direction: North-North-East

HR9034 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cepheus.

HR9034 visual magnitude is 6.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9034 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 HR9034:


HR9034 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 54.8°
Azimuth: 20.0°
Direction: North-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9034

HR9034 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR9034 are provided in the following table:

23h 51m 57s
+77° 35’ 57”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9034 in the sky:

Finder chart HR9034 star
Simplified finder chart for HR9034.

Visibility of HR9034 from your location

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

HR9034 is circumpolar and transits at 19:06 UTC (altitude: 63.9°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9034

The image below is a photograph of HR9034 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 HR9034 is 0.264 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.092 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR9034 star
DSS2 image of HR9034. The red arrow shows the motion of HR9034 during the next 1000 years (4.40 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.53 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR9034 from the Sun and relative movement

HR9034 is distant 127.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

39.25 pc
127.94 ly
1 km/s
0.264 arcsec/year
-0.092 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR9034

HR9034 belongs to spectral class F5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9034 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR9034. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR9034