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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 0:21 | Tran: 2:21 | Set: 4:18
Altitude: -63.6°   Azimuth: 298.2°   Direction: West-North-West

HR7070 is a sub-giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7070 visual magnitude is 6.62. Because of its faintness, HR7070 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7070

Finder chart HR7070 star
Simplified finder chart for 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:

18h 49m 17s
-34° 44’ 54”
Image of HR7070 star
DSS2 image of HR7070. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7070 during the next 1000 years (0.77 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.68 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7070


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.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7070. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

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.

87.64 pc
285.71 ly
-61 km/s
0.046 arcsec/year
-0.101 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7070


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):

Azimuth: 124.7°
Max altitude: 3.8°
Azimuth: 235.3°