Fuyue - HR6630
Fuyue, also designated as , is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Scorpius.
Fuyue visual magnitude is 3.21. Because of its moderate brightness, Fuyue should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about Fuyue:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of Fuyue
Fuyue 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 Fuyue are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of Fuyue in the sky:
Visibility of Fuyue from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's Fuyue - HR6630 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of Fuyue
The image below is a photograph of Fuyue 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 Fuyue is 0.049 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of Fuyue from the Sun and relative movement
Fuyue is distant 126.80 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of Fuyue
Fuyue belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where Fuyue is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
Fuyue star system properties
Fuyue is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the Fuyue double sysyem: