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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:03  ☀️ Transit: 12:06  🌅 Sunset: 18:09


HR6328 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6328 visual magnitude is 6.55. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6328 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 HR6328:

HR6328 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6328

HR6328 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 HR6328 are provided in the following table:

17h 01m 09s
+27° 11’ 47”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6328 in the sky:

Finder chart HR6328 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6328.

Visibility of HR6328 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR6328 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 62.8°
Max altitude: 65.7°
Azimuth: 297.2°
HR6328 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6328

The image below is a photograph of HR6328 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 HR6328 is -0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.063 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR6328 star
DSS2 image of HR6328. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6328 during the next 10000 years (-2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR6328 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6328 is distant 139.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 31 kilometers per second.

42.84 pc
139.67 ly
-31 km/s
-0.014 arcsec/year
-0.063 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR6328

HR6328 belongs to spectral class F5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6328 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6328. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR6328