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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:46  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:36
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Altitude: 24.6°   Azimuth: 78.0°   Direction: East-North-East

HR7202 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Lyra.

HR7202 visual magnitude is 5.69. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7202 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 HR7202 is 0 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7202 star
DSS2 image of HR7202. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7202 during the next 10000 years (0.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7202


HR7202 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 24.6°
Azimuth: 78.0°
Direction: East-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7202

HR7202 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 HR7202 are provided in the following table:

19h 01m 17s
+26° 17’ 29”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7202 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7202 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7202.

Visibility of HR7202 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 HR7202 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: 63.7°
Max altitude: 64.8°
Azimuth: 296.3°

Distance of HR7202 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7202 is distant 696.58 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

213.68 pc
696.58 ly
-14 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7202

HR7202 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7202 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7202. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7202