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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 1:18 | Tran: 9:54 | Set: 18:30
Altitude: 7.0°   Azimuth: 305.5°   Direction: North-West

HR711 is a giant star of spectral class K5 in the constellation of Aries.

HR711 visual magnitude is 6.18. Because of its faintness, HR711 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR711

Finder chart HR711 star
Simplified finder chart for HR711.

HR711 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 HR711 are provided in the following table:

02h 27m 06s
+27° 00’ 47”
Image of HR711 star
DSS2 image of HR711. The red arrow shows the motion of HR711 during the next 10000 years (-9.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR711


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR711 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR711. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR711 from the Sun and relative movement

HR711 is distant 463.73 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 48 kilometers per second.

142.25 pc
463.73 ly
-48 km/s
-0.055 arcsec/year
-0.065 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR711


Visibility of HR711 from your location

Today's HR711 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 63.0°
Max altitude: 65.5°
Azimuth: 297.0°