The star HR 2872

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of HR 2872
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , HR 2872 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:59 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 61° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:29, 89° above your eastern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:41, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name HR 2872
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 59507
HIP 36624
TYC 2958-831-1
Gaia DR2- 899412537430016896
Magnitude:6.56 (V) [1]
6.63 (BT) [1]
6.57 (VT) [1]
6.54 (G) [2]
6.59 (BP) [2]
6.51 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.06
Right ascension:07h31m55s [2]
Declination:+38°53'45" [2]
Distance:90.9 parsec
296.2 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):47.0 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):239.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):1.77




Color scheme