HR7656 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Vulpecula.
HR7656 visual magnitude is 5.88. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7656 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR7656:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7656
HR7656 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7656 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7656 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7656 from your location
Today's HR7656 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7656
The image below is a photograph of HR7656 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR7656 is 0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7656 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7656 is distant 672.16 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7656
HR7656 belongs to spectral class B4 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7656 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.