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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 22:02 | Tran: 2:21 | Set: 6:35
Altitude: -53.4°   Azimuth: 323.4°   Direction: North-West

HR7249 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B2 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7249 visual magnitude is 5.54. Because of its faintness, HR7249 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7249

Finder chart HR7249 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7249.

HR7249 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7249 are provided in the following table:

19h 08m 16s
-19° 17’ 23”
Image of HR7249 star
DSS2 image of HR7249. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7249 during the next 100000 years (10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 13.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7249


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7249 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7249. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR7249 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7249 is distant 1,530.52 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

469.48 pc
1,530.52 ly
-20 km/s
0.006 arcsec/year
0.008 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7249


Visibility of HR7249 from your location

Today's HR7249 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 109.3°
Max altitude: 19.2°
Azimuth: 250.7°