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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]


HR7132 is a giant star in the constellation of Lyra.

HR7132 visual magnitude is 5.62. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7132 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 HR7132:

HR7132 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 23°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7132

HR7132 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 HR7132 are provided in the following table:

18h 54m 13s
+27° 54’ 33”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7132 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7132 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7132.

Visibility of HR7132 from your location

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

Today's HR7132 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.1°
Max altitude: 66.4°
Azimuth: 297.9°
HR7132 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7132

The image below is a photograph of HR7132 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 HR7132 is -0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.074 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7132 star
DSS2 image of HR7132. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7132 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -12.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7132 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7132 is distant 405.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

124.38 pc
405.47 ly
15 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/year
-0.074 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7132

HR7132 belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7132 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7132. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7132