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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR7427

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 13.19°   Az: 347.32°   Direction: North-North-West

HR7427 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Cygnus.

HR7427 visual magnitude is 5.53. Because of its faintness, HR7427 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.

Image of HR7427 star
DSS2 image of HR7427. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7427 during the next 10000 years (-4.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 8.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

19h 31m 58s
+50° 21’ 35”
10h 41m 41s
06h 13m 39s

J2000

19h 31m 19s
+50° 18’ 24”

Galactic Coordinates

82.38°
14.62°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7427 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7427.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.53
Giant

-0.24
K1
4213K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7427 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7427. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

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.

142.65
465.05
-9 km/s
-0.029 arcsec/y
0.048"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO31737
SAO31737

Visibility from Your Location

HR7427 is circumpolar and transits at 23:19 UTC (altitude: 88.9°)