HR6577 is a giant star in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
HR6577 visual magnitude is 6.12. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6577 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 HR6577:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6577
HR6577 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 HR6577 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6577 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6577 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6577
The image below is a photograph of HR6577 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 HR6577 is -0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.038 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6577 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6577 is distant 305.24 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR6577
HR6577 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6577 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.