HR9074 is a multiple hypergiant star in the constellation of Andromeda.
HR9074 visual magnitude is 6.58. Because of its reltive faintness, HR9074 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 HR9074:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR9074
HR9074 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 HR9074 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR9074 in the sky:
Visibility of HR9074 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR9074 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR9074
The image below is a photograph of HR9074 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 HR9074 is -0.06 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.08 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR9074 from the Sun and relative movement
HR9074 is distant 94.57 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR9074
HR9074 belongs to spectral class G0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR9074 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR9074 star system properties
HR9074 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of medium or large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR9074 double sysyem: