HR6529 is a giant star in the constellation of Ursa Minor.
HR6529 visual magnitude is 5.72. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6529 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 HR6529:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6529
HR6529 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6529 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6529 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6529 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR6529 is circumpolar and transits at 00:30 UTC (altitude: 61.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6529
The image below is a photograph of HR6529 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 HR6529 is 0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6529 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6529 is distant 990.88 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6529
HR6529 belongs to spectral class K5 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6529 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.