HR6483 is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Ara.
HR6483 visual magnitude is 5.75. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6483 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 HR6483:
HR6483 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6483
HR6483 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 HR6483 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6483 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6483 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR6483 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6483
The image below is a photograph of HR6483 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 HR6483 is -0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.065 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6483 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6483 is distant 312.26 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6483
HR6483 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6483 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6483 star system properties
HR6483 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6483 double sysyem: