HR6575 is a multiple hypergiant star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6575 visual magnitude is 6.26. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6575 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 HR6575:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6575
HR6575 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6575 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6575 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6575 from your location
Today's HR6575 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 HR6575
The image below is a photograph of HR6575 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 HR6575 is 0.04 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.021 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6575 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6575 is distant 387.17 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR6575
HR6575 belongs to spectral class K0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6575 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6575 star system properties
HR6575 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6575 double sysyem: