HR6387 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6387 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6387 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 HR6387:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6387
HR6387 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 HR6387 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6387 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6387 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6387 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 HR6387
The image below is a photograph of HR6387 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 HR6387 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.04 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6387 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6387 is distant 546.06 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6387
HR6387 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6387 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.