HR9057 is a giant star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR9057 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9057 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 HR9057:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9057
HR9057 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 HR9057 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9057 in the sky:
Visibility of HR9057 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR9057 is circumpolar and transits at 11:42 UTC (altitude: 81.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9057
The image below is a photograph of HR9057 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 HR9057 is 0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR9057 from the Sun and relative movement
HR9057 is distant 1,442.48 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR9057
HR9057 belongs to spectral class F8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9057 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.