HR7238 is a giant star in the constellation of Lyra.
HR7238 visual magnitude is 6.06. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7238 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 HR7238:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7238
HR7238 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 HR7238 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7238 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7238 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7238
The image below is a photograph of HR7238 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 HR7238 is 0.03 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7238 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7238 is distant 742.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7238
HR7238 belongs to spectral class M2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7238 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.