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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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HR8206

Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Alt: 54.52°   Az: 289.80°   Direction: West-North-West

HR8206 is a variable and double star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Cygnus.

HR8206 visual magnitude is 6.58. Because of its faintness, HR8206 is not visible to the naked eye.

Image of HR8206 star
DSS2 image of HR8206. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8206 during the next 10000 years (-2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

21h 25m 47s
+49° 25’ 48”
03h 48m 22s
01h 14m 09s

J2000

21h 24m 55s
+49° 19’ 23”

Galactic Coordinates

92.2°
-0.82°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR8206 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8206.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.58
HR8206 is also a SiCrSr chemically peculiar star.

0.37
B9
10516K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8206 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8206. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR8206 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR8206 double sysyem:

6.58
12.48
5.9
20.3 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR8206 is distant 568.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

174.52
568.94
1 km/s
-0.015 arcsec/y
-0.007"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO50817
SAO50817

Visibility from Your Location

HR8206 is circumpolar and transits at 01:20 UTC (altitude: 88.0°)