HR7071 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR7071 visual magnitude is 6.23. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7071 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 HR7071:
HR7071 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7071
HR7071 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 HR7071 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7071 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7071 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR7071 is circumpolar and transits at 01:32 UTC (altitude: 86.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7071
The image below is a photograph of HR7071 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 HR7071 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.019 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7071 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7071 is distant 967.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7071
HR7071 belongs to spectral class G5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7071 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.