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HR7253

HR7253 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lyra.

HR7253 visual magnitude is 5.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7253 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 HR7253:

5.55
Hypergiant
HR7253 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 43°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7253

HR7253 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 HR7253 are provided in the following table:

19h 06m 37s
+28° 37’ 42”
60.28°
9.6°
Lyra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7253 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7253 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7253.

Visibility of HR7253 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR7253 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 61.4°
Max altitude: 67.1°
Azimuth: 298.6°
HR7253 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7253

The image below is a photograph of HR7253 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 HR7253 is 0.076 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.085 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7253 star
DSS2 image of HR7253. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7253 during the next 10000 years (12.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 14.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7253 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7253 is distant 133.06 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

40.82 pc
133.06 ly
-24 km/s
0.076 arcsec/year
0.085 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7253

HR7253 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.

2.50
F0III
7526K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7253 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7253. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7253

SAO86819
SAO86819