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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:35  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:45
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Altitude: 42.3°   Azimuth: 267.1°   Direction: West

HR7607 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Cygnus.

HR7607 visual magnitude is 6.57. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7607 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 HR7607 is 0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.017 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR7607 star
DSS2 image of HR7607. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7607 during the next 10000 years (1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7607


HR7607 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 42.3°
Azimuth: 267.1°
Direction: West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7607

HR7607 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 HR7607 are provided in the following table:

19h 55m 06s
+30° 11’ 43”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7607 in the sky:

Finder chart HR7607 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7607.

Visibility of HR7607 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 HR7607 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: 59.8°
Max altitude: 68.7°
Azimuth: 300.2°

Distance of HR7607 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7607 is distant 742.60 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

227.79 pc
742.60 ly
-12 km/s
0.011 arcsec/year
0.017 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR7607

HR7607 belongs to spectral class B6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7607 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7607. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR7607 star system properties

HR7607 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR7607 double sysyem:

9.3 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR7607