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HR7014

HR7014 is a supergiant star in the constellation of Scutum.

HR7014 visual magnitude is 6.42. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7014 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 HR7014:

6.42
Supergiant
HR7014 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 17°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7014

HR7014 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 HR7014 are provided in the following table:

18h 41m 42s
-14° 33’ 51”
18.85°
-4.48°
Scutum

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7014 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7014 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7014.

Visibility of HR7014 from your location

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

Today's HR7014 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 104.6°
Max altitude: 24.0°
Azimuth: 255.4°
HR7014 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7014

The image below is a photograph of HR7014 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 HR7014 is 0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7014 star
DSS2 image of HR7014. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7014 during the next 100000 years (10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7014 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7014 is distant 4,591.55 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

1,408.45 pc
4,591.55 ly
-3 km/s
0.006 arcsec/year
0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7014

HR7014 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of I corresponding to a supergiant star.

-4.32
F2I
5251K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7014 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7014. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7014

SAO161730
SAO161730