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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 6:05 | Tran: 14:21 | Set: 22:37
Altitude: 42.2°   Azimuth: 104.2°   Direction: East-South-East

HR2926 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2926 visual magnitude is 6.27. Because of its faintness, HR2926 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 HR2926

Finder chart HR2926 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2926.

HR2926 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 HR2926 are provided in the following table:

07h 38m 14s
+24° 21’ 37”
Image of HR2926 star
DSS2 image of HR2926. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2926 during the next 10000 years (4.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2926



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2926 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2926. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2926 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2926 is distant 153.27 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.

47.01 pc
153.27 ly
7 km/s
0.025 arcsec/year
0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2926


Visibility of HR2926 from your location

Today's HR2926 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 65.6°
Max altitude: 62.9°
Azimuth: 294.4°