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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:07 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:04
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 17:48 | Tran: 1:46 | Set: 9:39
Alt: -17.37°   Az: 3.86°   Direction: North

HR7862 is a sub-giant star of spectral class B3 in the constellation of Vulpecula.

HR7862 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its faintness, HR7862 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.

Image of HR7862 star
DSS2 image of HR7862. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7862 during the next 10000 years (2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


20h 35m 15s
+21° 04’ 14”
12h 15m 47s
08h 51m 02s


20h 34m 09s
+20° 59’ 07”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR7862 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7862.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7862 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7862. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR7862 is distant 1,475.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

3 km/s
0.015 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR7862 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 68.9°
Max altitude: 59.6°
Azimuth: 291.1°