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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 7:01  
clear_day Transit: 12:12  
SunsetSet: 17:24
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Altitude: 77.8°   Azimuth: 269.9°   Direction: West

HR7293 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Cygnus.

HR7293 visual magnitude is 6.75. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7293 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR7293 is -0.19 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.637 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7293 star
DSS2 image of HR7293. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7293 during the next 1000 years (-3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 10.62 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7293


HR7293 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 77.8°
Azimuth: 269.9°
Direction: West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7293

HR7293 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 HR7293 are provided in the following table:

19h 12m 04s
+49° 51’ 15”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7293 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7293 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7293.

Visibility of HR7293 from your location

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

HR7293 is circumpolar and transits at 09:04 UTC (altitude: 88.4°)

Distance of HR7293 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7293 is distant 81.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 41 kilometers per second.

24.90 pc
81.18 ly
-41 km/s
-0.19 arcsec/year
0.637 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7293

HR7293 belongs to spectral class G4 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7293 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7293. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR7293 star system properties

HR7293 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR7293 double sysyem:

8.1 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR7293

Wo 9648 B