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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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HR2660

Above the horizon.  Rise: 4:21 | Tran: 14:17 | Set: 0:12
Altitude: 73.0°   Azimuth: 178.7°   Direction: South

HR2660 is a variable sub-giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2660 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its faintness, HR2660 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2660

Finder chart HR2660 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2660.

HR2660 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 HR2660 are provided in the following table:

07h 06m 11s
+34° 28’ 26”
182.69°
17.78°
Gemini
Image of HR2660 star
DSS2 image of HR2660. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2660 during the next 10000 years (-9.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -8.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2660

5.55
Sub-giant

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

0.69
G8IV
4970K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2660 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2660. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2660 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2660 is distant 305.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.

93.63 pc
305.24 ly
5 km/s
-0.055 arcsec/year
-0.048 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2660

SAO59773
SAO59773

Visibility of HR2660 from your location

Today's HR2660 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 55.5°
Max altitude: 73.0°
Azimuth: 304.5°