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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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HR7265

Below the horizon.  Rise: 20:22 | Tran: 0:34 | Set: 4:49
Alt: -42.15°   Az: 293.88°   Direction: West-North-West

HR7265 is a double giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7265 visual magnitude is 6.13. Because of its faintness, HR7265 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.

HR7265 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR7265 star
DSS2 image of HR7265. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7265 during the next 10000 years (3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

19h 11m 14s
-19° 45’ 44”
08h 55m 40s
04h 06m 55s

J2000

19h 09m 48s
-19° 48’ 12”

Galactic Coordinates

17.03°
-12.8°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7265 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7265.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.13
Giant

0.73
K1III
4389K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7265 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7265. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR7265 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR7265 double sysyem:

6.13
6.33
0.2
0.1 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR7265 is distant 391.83 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 30 kilometers per second.

120.19 pc
391.83 ly
30 km/s
0.02 arcsec/y
-0.079 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO162260
SAO162260

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR7265 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 109.8°
Max altitude: 18.8°
Azimuth: 250.2°