HR7766 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Telescopium.
HR7766 visual magnitude is 6.27. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7766 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 HR7766:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7766
HR7766 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7766 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7766 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7766 from your location
HR7766 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7766
The image below is a photograph of HR7766 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 HR7766 is -0.357 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.25 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7766 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7766 is distant 105.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7766
HR7766 belongs to spectral class G0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7766 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.