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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR6015

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -45.50°   Az: 256.70°   Direction: West-South-West

HR6015 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR6015 visual magnitude is 5.86. Because of its faintness, HR6015 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.

Image of HR6015 star
DSS2 image of HR6015. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6015 during the next 1000 years (-1.28 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.12 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

16h 12m 58s
-41° 10’ 54”
07h 40m 00s
23h 52m 59s

J2000

16h 11m 17s
-41° 07’ 10”

Galactic Coordinates

338.51°
7.55°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6015 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6015.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.86
Hypergiant

1.66
F0IV
7658K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6015 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6015. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6015 is distant 225.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.

69.25
225.76
-14 km/s
-0.077 arcsec/y
-0.127"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO226564
SAO226564

Visibility from Your Location

HR6015 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK