HR6520 is a star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6520 visual magnitude is 6.05. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6520 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 HR6520:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6520
HR6520 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 HR6520 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6520 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6520 from your location
Today's HR6520 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6520
The image below is a photograph of HR6520 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 HR6520 is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.025 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6520 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6520 is distant 436.41 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR6520
HR6520 belongs to spectral class B9
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6520 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.