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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -45.0°   Azimuth: 212.8°   Direction: South-South-West

HR6182 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Triangulum Australe.

HR6182 visual magnitude is 6.03. Because of its faintness, HR6182 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 HR6182

Finder chart HR6182 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6182.

HR6182 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 HR6182 are provided in the following table:

16h 43m 22s
-67° 25’ 57”
Triangulum Australe
Image of HR6182 star
DSS2 image of HR6182. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6182 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6182


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6182 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6182. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6182 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6182 is distant 304.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

93.46 pc
304.67 ly
-2 km/s
0.012 arcsec/year
-0.037 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6182


Visibility of HR6182 from your location

HR6182 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom