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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -68.7°   Azimuth: 161.8°   Direction: South-South-East

HR6357 is a sub-giant star of spectral class K1 in the constellation of Apus.

HR6357 visual magnitude is 6.22. Because of its faintness, HR6357 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 HR6357

Finder chart HR6357 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6357.

HR6357 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6357 are provided in the following table:

17h 12m 19s
-70° 43’ 15”
Image of HR6357 star
DSS2 image of HR6357. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6357 during the next 10000 years (6.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -13.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6357


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6357 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6357. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6357 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6357 is distant 227.97 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

69.93 pc
227.97 ly
-24 km/s
0.041 arcsec/year
-0.079 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6357


Visibility of HR6357 from your location

HR6357 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom