HR7427 is a giant star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR7427 visual magnitude is 5.53. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7427 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 HR7427:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7427
HR7427 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 HR7427 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7427 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7427 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR7427 is circumpolar and transits at 07:05 UTC (altitude: 88.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7427
The image below is a photograph of HR7427 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 HR7427 is -0.029 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.048 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7427 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7427 is distant 465.05 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7427
HR7427 belongs to spectral class K1
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7427 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.