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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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HR2620

Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:43 | Tran: 14:12 | Set: 23:40
Altitude: 70.7°   Azimuth: 168.8°   Direction: South

HR2620 is a multiple sub-giant star of spectral class A9 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2620 visual magnitude is 6.59. Because of its faintness, HR2620 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2620

Finder chart HR2620 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2620.

HR2620 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2620 are provided in the following table:

07h 01m 17s
+32° 24’ 51”
184.3°
16.06°
Gemini
Image of HR2620 star
DSS2 image of HR2620. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2620 during the next 10000 years (1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2620

6.59
Sub-giant

and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.

1.01
A9IV
7658K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2620 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2620. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR2620 star system properties

HR2620 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2620 double sysyem:

6.59
12.39
5.8
16.1 arcsec

Distance of HR2620 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2620 is distant 426.70 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

130.89 pc
426.70 ly
-28 km/s
0.011 arcsec/year
-0.02 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2620

SAO59697
SAO59697

Visibility of HR2620 from your location

Today's HR2620 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 57.6°
Max altitude: 70.9°
Azimuth: 302.4°