HR7448 is a double giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR7448 visual magnitude is 6.29. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7448 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 HR7448:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7448
HR7448 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7448 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7448 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7448 from your location
HR7448 is circumpolar and transits at 14:36 UTC (altitude: 81.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7448
The image below is a photograph of HR7448 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 HR7448 is 0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7448 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7448 is distant 1,202.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7448
HR7448 belongs to spectral class K4 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7448 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR7448 star system properties
HR7448 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR7448 double sysyem: