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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:46  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:36
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Altitude: -15.9°   Azimuth: 233.5°   Direction: South-West

HR2677 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Puppis.

HR2677 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2677 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR2677 is -0.043 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.041 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2677 star
DSS2 image of HR2677. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2677 during the next 10000 years (-7.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2677


HR2677 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -15.9°
Azimuth: 233.5°
Direction: South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2677

HR2677 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2677 are provided in the following table:

07h 05m 31s
-34° 46’ 40”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2677 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2677 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2677.

Visibility of HR2677 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR2677 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 124.8°
Max altitude: 3.7°
Azimuth: 235.2°

Distance of HR2677 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2677 is distant 181.51 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

55.68 pc
181.51 ly
19 km/s
-0.043 arcsec/year
0.041 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2677

HR2677 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2677 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2677. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR2677 star system properties

HR2677 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 HR2677 double sysyem:

3.1 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR2677