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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 9:24 | Tran: 14:28 | Set: 19:32
Altitude: 5.9°   Azimuth: 244.6°   Direction: West-South-West

HR2670 is a variable and multiple hypergiant star of spectral class B0 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2670 visual magnitude is 6.49. Because of its faintness, HR2670 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 HR2670

Finder chart HR2670 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2670.

HR2670 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2670 are provided in the following table:

07h 05m 49s
-10° 39’ 39”
Image of HR2670 star
DSS2 image of HR2670. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2670 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2670


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2670 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2670. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR2670 star system properties

HR2670 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2670 double sysyem:

38.3 arcsec

Distance of HR2670 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2670 is distant 3,543.48 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

1,086.96 pc
3,543.48 ly
16 km/s
-0.029 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2670


Visibility of HR2670 from your location

Today's HR2670 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 100.7°
Max altitude: 27.9°
Azimuth: 259.3°