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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:52  
clear_day Transit: 12:11  
SunsetSet: 17:31
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Altitude: -13.1°   Azimuth: 232.6°   Direction: South-West

HR7585 is a giant star in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7585 visual magnitude is 6.46. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7585 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR7585 is -0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7585 star
DSS2 image of HR7585. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7585 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7585


HR7585 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -13.1°
Azimuth: 232.6°
Direction: South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7585

HR7585 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7585 are provided in the following table:

19h 55m 05s
-33° 02’ 47”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7585 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7585 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7585.

Visibility of HR7585 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR7585 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 123.0°
Max altitude: 5.5°
Azimuth: 237.0°

Distance of HR7585 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7585 is distant 1,258.69 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.

386.10 pc
1,258.69 ly
34 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
-0.002 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7585

HR7585 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7585 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7585. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR7585