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HR7132

Altitude: -8.1°   Azimuth: 20.4°   Direction: North-North-East

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 skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

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);

Key facts about HR7132

5.62
Giant

HR7132 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -8.1°
Azimuth: 20.4°
Direction: North-North-East

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”
58.43°
11.76°
Lyra

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 edit_location_alt
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 edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.1°
Max altitude: 66.4°
Azimuth: 297.9°

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.

0.15
K4III
4034K

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

SAO86558
SAO86558