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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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HR7026

Below the horizon.  Rise: 0:43 | Tran: 2:08 | Set: 3:30
Altitude: -14.7°   Azimuth: 228.5°   Direction: South-West

HR7026 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7026 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its faintness, HR7026 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 HR7026

Finder chart HR7026 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7026.

HR7026 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 HR7026 are provided in the following table:

18h 44m 07s
-36° 43’ 06”
358.77°
-14.47°
Sagittarius
Image of HR7026 star
DSS2 image of HR7026. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7026 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7026

6.32
Hypergiant

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

1.12
K0III
4791K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7026 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7026. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR7026 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7026 is distant 357.46 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

109.65 pc
357.46 ly
-28 km/s
-0.06 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7026

SAO210507
SAO210507

Visibility of HR7026 from your location

Today's HR7026 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 126.7°
Max altitude: 1.8°
Azimuth: 233.3°