HR6193 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6193 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6193 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 HR6193:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6193
HR6193 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 HR6193 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6193 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6193 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6193 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6193
The image below is a photograph of HR6193 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 HR6193 is -0.049 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.008 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6193 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6193 is distant 262.06 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 47 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6193
HR6193 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6193 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.