HR697 is a star in the constellation of Cetus.
HR697 visual magnitude is 6.22. Because of its reltive faintness, HR697 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR697:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR697
HR697 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 HR697 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR697 in the sky:
Visibility of HR697 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR697
The image below is a photograph of HR697 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR697 is 0.149 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.109 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR697 from the Sun and relative movement
HR697 is distant 387.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR697
HR697 belongs to spectral class G5
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR697 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.