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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR7473

Below the horizon.  Rise: 20:41 | Tran: 0:28 | Set: 4:20
Alt: -61.11°   Az: 16.55°   Direction: North-North-East

HR7473 is a giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7473 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its faintness, HR7473 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 HR7473 star
DSS2 image of HR7473. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7473 during the next 10000 years (4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

19h 41m 35s
-23° 22’ 13”
12h 34m 29s
08h 16m 04s

J2000

19h 40m 07s
-23° 25’ 42”

Galactic Coordinates

16.43°
-20.7°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7473 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7473.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.97
Giant

0.45
K1
4649K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7473 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7473. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR7473 is distant 414.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

127.23
414.76
-28 km/s
0.026 arcsec/y
0.002"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO188419
SAO188419

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR7473 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 113.4°
Max altitude: 15.1°
Azimuth: 246.6°