HR7916 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cygnus.
HR7916 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7916 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 HR7916:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7916
HR7916 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 HR7916 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7916 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7916 from your location
HR7916 is circumpolar and transits at 12:23 UTC (altitude: 85.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7916
The image below is a photograph of HR7916 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 HR7916 is -0.005 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.035 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR7916 from the Sun and relative movement
HR7916 is distant 424.48 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR7916
HR7916 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7916 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.