HR7699 is a supergiant star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR7699 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7699 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 HR7699:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7699
HR7699 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 HR7699 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7699 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7699 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR7699 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 HR7699
The image below is a photograph of HR7699 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 HR7699 is 0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7699 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7699 is distant 2,012.35 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7699
HR7699 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of I corresponding to a supergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7699 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.