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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:45  ☀️ Transit: 13:03  🌅 Sunset: 19:23


HR6034 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Minor.

HR6034 visual magnitude is 5.56. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6034 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 HR6034:

HR6034 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 49°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6034

HR6034 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6034 are provided in the following table:

16h 03m 31s
+76° 47’ 36”
Ursa Minor

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6034 in the sky:

Finder chart HR6034 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6034.

Visibility of HR6034 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR6034 is circumpolar and transits at 03:42 UTC (altitude: 64.7°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6034

The image below is a photograph of HR6034 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 HR6034 is -0.021 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.016 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR6034 star
DSS2 image of HR6034. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6034 during the next 10000 years (-3.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR6034 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6034 is distant 581.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

178.25 pc
581.11 ly
-16 km/s
-0.021 arcsec/year
0.016 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR6034

HR6034 belongs to spectral class A3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6034 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6034. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR6034