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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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HR7695

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 46.95°   Az: 320.23°   Direction: North-West

HR7695 is a multiple bright giant star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Draco.

HR7695 visual magnitude is 6.26. Because of its faintness, HR7695 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.

HR7695 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR7695 star
DSS2 image of HR7695. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7695 during the next 10000 years (1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 7.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

20h 05m 02s
+63° 57’ 40”
05h 36m 38s
01h 41m 41s

J2000

20h 04m 44s
+63° 53’ 26”

Galactic Coordinates

97.08°
16.64°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7695 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7695.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.26
Bright giant

1.79
A2II
9028K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7695 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7695. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR7695 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 HR7695 double sysyem:

6.26
9.86
3.6
5.5 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR7695 is distant 255.89 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

78.49 pc
255.89 ly
-19 km/s
0.007 arcsec/y
0.043 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO18692
SAO18692

Visibility from Your Location

HR7695 is circumpolar and transits at 00:27 UTC (altitude: 77.5°)