HR912 is a giant star in the constellation of Eridanus.
HR912 visual magnitude is 5.83. Because of its reltive faintness, HR912 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 HR912:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR912
HR912 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 HR912 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR912 in the sky:
Visibility of HR912 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR912 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 HR912
The image below is a photograph of HR912 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 HR912 is 0.046 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR912 from the Sun and relative movement
HR912 is distant 282.25 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR912
HR912 belongs to spectral class G6
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR912 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.