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HR9054

HR9054 is a star in the constellation of Aquarius.

HR9054 visual magnitude is 6.31. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9054 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 HR9054:

6.31
HR9054 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9054

HR9054 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 HR9054 are provided in the following table:

23h 56m 29s
-24° 44’ 13”
40.82°
-77.43°
Aquarius

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9054 in the sky:

Finder chart HR9054 star
Simplified finder chart for HR9054.

Visibility of HR9054 from your location

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

Today's HR9054 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 114.7°
Max altitude: 13.8°
Azimuth: 245.3°
HR9054 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9054

The image below is a photograph of HR9054 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 HR9054 is 0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR9054 star
DSS2 image of HR9054. The red arrow shows the motion of HR9054 during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR9054 from the Sun and relative movement

HR9054 is distant 502.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 35 kilometers per second.

154.08 pc
502.31 ly
-35 km/s
0.003 arcsec/year
0.01 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR9054

HR9054 belongs to spectral class G5

0.37
G5
4943K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9054 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR9054. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR9054

SAO192252
SAO192252