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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 20:00 | Tran: 23:32 | Set: 3:07
Altitude: -56.7°   Azimuth: 49.0°   Direction: North-East

HR6054 is a sub-giant star of spectral class B7 in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR6054 visual magnitude is 6.05. Because of its faintness, HR6054 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6054

Finder chart HR6054 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6054.

HR6054 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6054 are provided in the following table:

16h 14m 53s
-25° 28’ 36”
Image of HR6054 star
DSS2 image of HR6054. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6054 during the next 10000 years (1.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6054


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6054 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6054. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6054 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6054 is distant 461.76 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.

141.64 pc
461.76 ly
-8 km/s
0.007 arcsec/year
-0.019 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6054


Visibility of HR6054 from your location

Today's HR6054 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 115.5°
Max altitude: 13.0°
Azimuth: 244.5°