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HR7076

HR7076 is a star in the constellation of Serpens.

HR7076 visual magnitude is 6.21. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7076 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 HR7076:

6.21
HR7076 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7076

HR7076 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7076 are provided in the following table:

18h 48m 02s
+04° 14’ 29”
36.32°
2.69°
Serpens

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7076 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7076 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7076.

Visibility of HR7076 from your location

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

Today's HR7076 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 85.8°
Max altitude: 42.8°
Azimuth: 274.2°
HR7076 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7076

The image below is a photograph of HR7076 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 HR7076 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.014 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7076 star
DSS2 image of HR7076. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7076 during the next 10000 years (-0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7076 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7076 is distant 885.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

271.74 pc
885.87 ly
-1 km/s
-0.002 arcsec/year
0.014 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7076

HR7076 belongs to spectral class K5

-0.96
K5
3779K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7076 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7076. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7076

SAO123928
SAO123928