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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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HR7992

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -43.7°   Azimuth: 238.8°   Direction: West-South-West

HR7992 is a sub-giant star of spectral class B5 in the constellation of Indus.

HR7992 visual magnitude is 6.24. Because of its faintness, HR7992 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7992

Finder chart HR7992 star
Simplified finder chart for HR7992.

HR7992 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR7992 are provided in the following table:

20h 54m 34s
-50° 43’ 40”
348.07°
-39.89°
Indus
Image of HR7992 star
DSS2 image of HR7992. The red arrow shows the motion of HR7992 during the next 10000 years (0.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR7992

6.24
Sub-giant

and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.

-2.15
B5IV
11920K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7992 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR7992. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR7992 from the Sun and relative movement

HR7992 is distant 1,552.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

476.19 pc
1,552.38 ly
-4 km/s
0.002 arcsec/year
-0.036 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR7992

SAO246786
SAO246786

Visibility of HR7992 from your location

HR7992 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK