HR9059 is a variable main-sequence star in the constellation of Cassiopeia.
HR9059 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9059 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 HR9059:
HR9059 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9059
HR9059 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 HR9059 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9059 in the sky:
Visibility of HR9059 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR9059 is circumpolar and transits at 07:07 UTC (altitude: 85.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9059
The image below is a photograph of HR9059 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 HR9059 is -0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR9059 from the Sun and relative movement
HR9059 is distant 217.77 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR9059
HR9059 belongs to spectral class F1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9059 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.