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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:15 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:56
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HR6523

Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Alt: -73.84°   Az: 57.57°   Direction: East-North-East

HR6523 is a supergiant star of spectral class B9 in the constellation of Scorpius.

HR6523 visual magnitude is 5.84. Because of its faintness, HR6523 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.

Image of HR6523 star
DSS2 image of HR6523. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6523 during the next 10000 years (0.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -4.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

17h 34m 51s
-41° 11’ 20”
13h 12m 44s
06h 47m 35s

J2000

17h 33m 07s
-41° 10’ 24”

Galactic Coordinates

348.27°
-4.34°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6523 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6523.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

5.84
Supergiant

-1.55
B9I
9434K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6523 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6523. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6523 is distant 981.93 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

301.20
981.93
-19 km/s
0.004 arcsec/y
-0.024"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO228110
SAO228110

Visibility from Your Location

HR6523 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK