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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: 39.3°   Azimuth: 310.4°   Direction: North-West

HR7060 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Draco.

HR7060 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7060 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 HR7060 is 0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7060 star
DSS2 image of HR7060. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7060 during the next 100000 years (10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7060


HR7060 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 39.3°
Azimuth: 310.4°
Direction: North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7060

HR7060 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7060 are provided in the following table:

18h 43m 28s
+53° 52’ 18”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7060 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7060 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7060.

Visibility of HR7060 from your location

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

HR7060 is circumpolar and transits at 08:08 UTC (altitude: 87.6°)

Distance of HR7060 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7060 is distant 1,198.53 light years from the Sun

367.65 pc
1,198.53 ly
0.006 arcsec/year
-0.008 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7060

HR7060 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7060 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7060. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7060