HR7070 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Sagittarius.
HR7070 visual magnitude is 6.62. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7070 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 HR7070:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7070
HR7070 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 HR7070 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7070 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7070 from your location
Today's HR7070 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7070
The image below is a photograph of HR7070 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 HR7070 is 0.046 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.101 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7070 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7070 is distant 285.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 61 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7070
HR7070 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7070 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.