HR6372 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6372 visual magnitude is 6.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6372 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 HR6372:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6372
HR6372 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 HR6372 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6372 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6372 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6372 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 HR6372
The image below is a photograph of HR6372 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 HR6372 is -0.059 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.158 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6372 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6372 is distant 115.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6372
HR6372 belongs to spectral class G5 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6372 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.