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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR6193

Below the horizon.  Rise: 17:51 | Tran: 21:30 | Set: 1:13
Alt: -33.43°   Az: 88.22°   Direction: East

HR6193 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Ophiuchus.

HR6193 visual magnitude is 6.09. Because of its faintness, HR6193 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.

Image of HR6193 star
DSS2 image of HR6193. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6193 during the next 10000 years (-8.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

16h 43m 05s
-24° 30’ 48”
16h 25m 50s
09h 08m 56s

J2000

16h 41m 36s
-24° 28’ 05”

Galactic Coordinates

355.34°
14.23°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6193 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6193.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.09
Hypergiant

1.56
F0V
8163K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6193 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6193. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

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.

80.39
262.06
-47 km/s
-0.049 arcsec/y
-0.008"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO184549
SAO184549

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6193 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 114.5°
Max altitude: 14.0°
Azimuth: 245.5°