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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?

HR762

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -43.0°   Azimuth: 141.1°   Direction: South-East

HR762 is a main-sequence star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Horologium.

HR762 visual magnitude is 6.77. Because of its faintness, HR762 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR762

Finder chart HR762 star
Simplified finder chart for HR762.

HR762 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 HR762 are provided in the following table:

02h 33m 33s
-62° 35’ 12”
284.65°
-50.76°
Horologium
Image of HR762 star
DSS2 image of HR762. The red arrow shows the motion of HR762 during the next 10000 years (4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR762

6.77
Main-sequence

and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-0.76
B9V
10941K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR762 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR762. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR762 from the Sun and relative movement

HR762 is distant 1,044.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

320.51 pc
1,044.87 ly
1 km/s
0.026 arcsec/year
0.01 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR762

SAO248595
SAO248595

Visibility of HR762 from your location

HR762 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom