The star HR 8553

Color-magnitude diagram
Image of HR 8553
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 Fairfield , HR 8553 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:16 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:39, 88° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:01, 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 8553
Object Type Star
Other Names
HD 212978
HIP 110849
TYC 3204-2412-1
Gaia DR2- 1909258339125411968
Magnitude:6.14 (V) [1]
5.96 (BT) [1]
6.12 (VT) [1]
6.12 (G) [2]
6.05 (BP) [2]
6.25 (RP) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.14
Right ascension:22h27m26s [2]
Declination:+39°48'36" [2]
Distance:529.1 parsec
1724.9 lightyrs [2]
Proper motion (speed):5.7 mas/yr [2]
Proper motion (pos ang):190.4°
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.48




Color scheme