HR6337 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Hercules.
HR6337 visual magnitude is 4.98. Because of its moderate brightness, HR6337 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 HR6337:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6337
HR6337 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6337 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6337 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6337 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6337 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6337
The image below is a photograph of HR6337 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 HR6337 is 0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.064 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6337 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6337 is distant 409.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 43 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6337
HR6337 belongs to spectral class M3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6337 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.