HR7468 is a giant star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR7468 visual magnitude is 5.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7468 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 HR7468:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7468
HR7468 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 HR7468 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7468 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7468 from your location
HR7468 is circumpolar and transits at 11:21 UTC (altitude: 83.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7468
The image below is a photograph of HR7468 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 HR7468 is -0.101 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.102 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7468 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7468 is distant 132.31 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7468
HR7468 belongs to spectral class G9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7468 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.