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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]


HR7080 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Lyra.

HR7080 visual magnitude is 6.52. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7080 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 HR7080:

HR7080 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 34°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7080

HR7080 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 HR7080 are provided in the following table:

18h 46m 59s
+46° 18’ 53”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7080 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7080 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7080.

Visibility of HR7080 from your location

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

HR7080 is circumpolar and transits at 10:05 UTC (altitude: 84.8°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7080

The image below is a photograph of HR7080 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 HR7080 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7080 star
DSS2 image of HR7080. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7080 during the next 10000 years (-0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7080 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7080 is distant 620.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

190.48 pc
620.95 ly
-1 km/s
-0.002 arcsec/year
-0.01 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7080

HR7080 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 HR7080 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7080. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7080