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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 15:58 | Tran: 0:23 | Set: 8:51
Altitude: 22.9°   Azimuth: 282.7°   Direction: West-North-West

HR6333 is a giant star of spectral class G7 in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6333 visual magnitude is 5.75. Because of its faintness, HR6333 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 HR6333

Finder chart HR6333 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6333.

HR6333 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 HR6333 are provided in the following table:

17h 02m 18s
+25° 30’ 20”
Image of HR6333 star
DSS2 image of HR6333. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6333 during the next 1000 years (0.92 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.62 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6333



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6333 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6333. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6333 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6333 is distant 368.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 50 kilometers per second.

113.12 pc
368.78 ly
-50 km/s
0.055 arcsec/year
0.097 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6333


Visibility of HR6333 from your location

Today's HR6333 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 64.5°
Max altitude: 64.0°
Azimuth: 295.5°