HR6386 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6386 visual magnitude is 6.54. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6386 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 HR6386:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6386
HR6386 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6386 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6386 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6386 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6386 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 HR6386
The image below is a photograph of HR6386 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 HR6386 is -0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6386 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6386 is distant 370.03 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6386
HR6386 belongs to spectral class A0 HR6386 is also a Hg chemically peculiar star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6386 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.