HR6237 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Draco.
HR6237 visual magnitude is 4.85. Because of its moderate brightness, HR6237 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR6237:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6237
HR6237 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6237 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6237 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6237 from your location
HR6237 is circumpolar and transits at 16:32 UTC (altitude: 84.7°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6237
The image below is a photograph of HR6237 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 HR6237 is 0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.066 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6237 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6237 is distant 87.14 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6237
HR6237 belongs to spectral class F2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6237 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.