HR6336 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Hercules.
HR6336 visual magnitude is 6.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6336 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 HR6336:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6336
HR6336 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 HR6336 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6336 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6336 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6336
The image below is a photograph of HR6336 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 HR6336 is 0.045 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.037 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6336 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6336 is distant 334.70 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6336
HR6336 belongs to spectral class K0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6336 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.