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HR7359

HR7359 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lyra.

HR7359 visual magnitude is 6.06. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7359 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 HR7359:

6.06
Hypergiant
HR7359 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 52°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7359

HR7359 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 HR7359 are provided in the following table:

19h 22m 33s
+33° 31’ 05”
66.25°
8.71°
Lyra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7359 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7359 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7359.

Visibility of HR7359 from your location

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

Today's HR7359 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.5°
Max altitude: 72.0°
Azimuth: 303.5°
HR7359 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7359

The image below is a photograph of HR7359 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 HR7359 is 0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7359 star
DSS2 image of HR7359. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7359 during the next 10000 years (1.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR7359 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7359 is distant 338.53 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

103.84 pc
338.53 ly
-16 km/s
0.008 arcsec/year
-0.033 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7359

HR7359 belongs to spectral class K0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.

0.98
K0III
4672K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7359 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7359. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7359

SAO68215
SAO68215