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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:49 | Tran: 23:36 | Set: 6:28
Altitude: -5.8°   Azimuth: 66.4°   Direction: East-North-East

HR6032 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6032 visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, HR6032 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6032

Finder chart HR6032 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6032.

HR6032 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6032 are provided in the following table:

16h 11m 29s
+09° 42’ 45”
Image of HR6032 star
DSS2 image of HR6032. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6032 during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6032


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6032 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6032. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6032 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6032 is distant 428.95 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

131.58 pc
428.95 ly
-27 km/s
0.014 arcsec/year
-0.005 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6032


Visibility of HR6032 from your location

Today's HR6032 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 80.3°
Max altitude: 48.2°
Azimuth: 279.7°