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HD 63354

HD 63354 Facts

HD 63354's Alternative Names

The Id of the star in the Henry Draper catalogue is HD63354.

More details on objects' alternative names can be found at Star Names .

Location of HD 63354

The location of the giant star in the night sky is determined by the Right Ascension (R.A.) and Declination (Dec.), these are equivalent to the Longitude and Latitude on the Earth. The Right Ascension is how far expressed in time (hh:mm:ss) the star is along the celestial equator. If the R.A. is positive then its eastwards. The Declination is how far north or south the object is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For HD 63354, the location is 07h 48m 22.0811 and -04° 47` 12.066 .

Proper Motion of HD 63354

All stars like planets orbit round a central spot, in the case of planets, its the central star such as the Sun. In the case of a star, its the galactic centre. The constellations that we see today will be different than they were 50,000 years ago or 50,000 years from now. Proper Motion details the movements of these stars and are measured in milliarcseconds. The star is moving -1.00 miliarcseconds/year towards the north and -29.00 miliarcseconds/year east if we saw them in the horizon. . When the value is negative then the star and the Sun are getting closer to one another, likewise, a positive number means that two stars are moving away. Its nothing to fear as the stars are so far apart, they won't collide in our life-time, if ever.

Physical Properties (Colour) of HD 63354

HD 63354 has a spectral type of A7II/III. This means the star is a blue giant star.

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Visual Facts

Primary / Proper / Traditional NameHD 63354
Alternative NamesHD 63354
Spectral TypeA7II/III
Constellation's Main StarNo
Multiple Star SystemNo / Unknown
Star TypeGiant Star
GalaxyMilky Way
Right Ascension (R.A.)07h 48m 22.0811
Declination (Dec.)-04° 47` 12.066
Proper Motion Dec.-1.00 milliarcseconds/year
Proper Motion RA.-29.00 milliarcseconds/year

Companions (Multi-Star and Exoplanets) Facts

Exoplanet CountNone/Unaware

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