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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]


HR7356 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.

HR7356 visual magnitude is 5.91. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7356 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 HR7356:

HR7356 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 20°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7356

HR7356 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 HR7356 are provided in the following table:

19h 20m 16s
+57° 38’ 43”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7356 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7356 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7356.

Visibility of HR7356 from your location

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

HR7356 is circumpolar and transits at 10:11 UTC (altitude: 83.8°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7356

The image below is a photograph of HR7356 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 HR7356 is 0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7356 star
DSS2 image of HR7356. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7356 during the next 10000 years (3.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.83 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7356 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7356 is distant 881.08 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.

270.27 pc
881.08 ly
-21 km/s
0.023 arcsec/year
0.011 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7356

HR7356 belongs to spectral class M1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7356 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7356. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7356