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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 22:38 | Tran: 0:16 | Set: 1:57
Altitude: -58.1°   Azimuth: 283.7°   Direction: West-North-West

HR6454 is a main-sequence star of spectral class F7 in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR6454 visual magnitude is 6.47. Because of its faintness, HR6454 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 HR6454

Finder chart HR6454 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6454.

HR6454 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 HR6454 are provided in the following table:

17h 22m 37s
-35° 54’ 35”
Image of HR6454 star
DSS2 image of HR6454. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6454 during the next 1000 years (1.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.87 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR6454


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6454 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6454. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR6454 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6454 is distant 120.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.

37.00 pc
120.61 ly
-6 km/s
0.08 arcsec/year
0.112 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR6454


Visibility of HR6454 from your location

Today's HR6454 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 125.9°
Max altitude: 2.6°
Azimuth: 234.1°