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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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HR2669

Above the horizon.  Rise: 5:47 | Tran: 14:34 | Set: 23:20
Altitude: 54.8°   Azimuth: 117.8°   Direction: East-South-East

HR2669 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2669 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its faintness, HR2669 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 HR2669

Finder chart HR2669 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2669.

HR2669 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 HR2669 are provided in the following table:

07h 07m 24s
+28° 10’ 37”
188.89°
15.66°
Gemini
Image of HR2669 star
DSS2 image of HR2669. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2669 during the next 10000 years (1.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2669

6.48
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.35
B9V
11407K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2669 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2669. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2669 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2669 is distant 548.82 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

168.35 pc
548.82 ly
-16 km/s
0.006 arcsec/year
0.02 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2669

SAO79066
SAO79066

Visibility of HR2669 from your location

Today's HR2669 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 61.8°
Max altitude: 66.7°
Azimuth: 298.2°