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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:17
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Rise: 21:25 | Tran: 0:14 | Set: 3:07
Altitude: -32.9°   Azimuth: 98.9°   Direction: East

HR6366 is a star of spectral class A in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR6366 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its faintness, HR6366 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 HR6366

Finder chart HR6366 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6366.

HR6366 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 HR6366 are provided in the following table:

17h 08m 47s
-30° 24’ 12”
Image of HR6366 star
DSS2 image of HR6366. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6366 during the next 10000 years (-2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6366



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6366 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6366. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6366 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6366 is distant 266.99 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 30 kilometers per second.

81.90 pc
266.99 ly
-30 km/s
-0.015 arcsec/year
-0.062 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6366


Visibility of HR6366 from your location

Today's HR6366 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 120.4°
Max altitude: 8.1°
Azimuth: 239.6°