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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 18:49 | Tran: 0:35 | Set: 6:25
Alt: -9.78°   Az: 278.54°   Direction: West

HR7559 is a giant star of spectral class K5 in the constellation of Aquila.

HR7559 visual magnitude is 6.13. Because of its faintness, HR7559 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 HR7559 star
DSS2 image of HR7559. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7559 during the next 10000 years (-1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.83 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


19h 52m 27s
-02° 23’ 48”
06h 50m 56s
02h 43m 23s


19h 51m 11s
-02° 27’ 38”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7559 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7559.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7559 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7559. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR7559 is distant 569.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

9 km/s
-0.007 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR7559 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 92.4°
Max altitude: 36.1°
Azimuth: 267.6°