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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:11 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:00
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HR1692

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 87.58°   Az: 42.34°   Direction: North-East

HR1692 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Auriga.

HR1692 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its faintness, HR1692 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR1692 star
DSS2 image of HR1692. The red arrow shows the motion of HR1692 during the next 100000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

05h 16m 42s
+53° 14’ 24”
23h 49m 05s
05h 05m 48s

J2000

05h 14m 44s
+53° 12’ 50”

Galactic Coordinates

156.46°
8.45°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR1692 star
Simplified finder chart for HR1692.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.2
Hypergiant

-2.41
A0V
9328K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR1692 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR1692. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR1692 is distant 1,715.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

526.32
1,715.79
1 km/s
0.001"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO25087
SAO25087

Visibility from Your Location

HR1692 is circumpolar and transits at 09:14 UTC (altitude: 88.2°)