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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:06 | Tran: 2:51 | Set: 13:33
Altitude: -1.2°   Azimuth: 352.9°   Direction: North

HR7606 is a supergiant star of spectral class G1 in the constellation of Cygnus.

HR7606 visual magnitude is 5.76. Because of its faintness, HR7606 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7606

Finder chart HR7606 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7606.

HR7606 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 HR7606 are provided in the following table:

19h 54m 48s
+36° 59’ 45”
Image of HR7606 star
DSS2 image of HR7606. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7606 during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7606


and has a luminosity class of I corresponding to a supergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7606 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7606. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR7606 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7606 is distant 1,537.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

471.70 pc
1,537.74 ly
-24 km/s
0.014 arcsec/year
0.021 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7606


Visibility of HR7606 from your location

Today's HR7606 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 53.0°
Max altitude: 75.5°
Azimuth: 307.0°