HR7237 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lyra.
HR7237 visual magnitude is 5.56. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7237 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 HR7237:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7237
HR7237 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 HR7237 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7237 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7237 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7237
The image below is a photograph of HR7237 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 HR7237 is 0.076 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.067 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7237 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7237 is distant 605.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7237
HR7237 belongs to spectral class M0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7237 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.