HR7443 is a giant star in the constellation of Sagittarius.
HR7443 visual magnitude is 5.64. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7443 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 HR7443:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7443
HR7443 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7443 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7443 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7443 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7443
The image below is a photograph of HR7443 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 HR7443 is 0.013 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7443 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7443 is distant 442.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7443
HR7443 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7443 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.