HR7466 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR7466 visual magnitude is 6.43. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7466 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 HR7466:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7466
HR7466 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 HR7466 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7466 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7466 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7466
The image below is a photograph of HR7466 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 HR7466 is -0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7466 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7466 is distant 873.99 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7466
HR7466 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7466 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR7466 star system properties
HR7466 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR7466 double sysyem: