HR7992 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Indus.
HR7992 visual magnitude is 6.24. Because of its reltive faintness, HR7992 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 HR7992:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR7992
HR7992 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 HR7992 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR7992 in the sky:
Visibility of HR7992 from your location
HR7992 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR7992
The image below is a photograph of HR7992 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 HR7992 is 0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.036 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
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.
Spectral properties of HR7992
HR7992 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR7992 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.