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


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -4.8°   Azimuth: 186.2°   Direction: South

HR7627 is a hypergiant star of spectral class M0 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR7627 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its faintness, HR7627 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 HR7627

Finder chart HR7627 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7627.

HR7627 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 HR7627 are provided in the following table:

20h 00m 26s
-43° 02’ 35”
Image of HR7627 star
DSS2 image of HR7627. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7627 during the next 10000 years (3.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7627


and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7627 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7627. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR7627 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7627 is distant 1,101.35 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.

337.84 pc
1,101.35 ly
-34 km/s
0.023 arcsec/year
0.013 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7627


Visibility of HR7627 from your location

HR7627 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom