HR6622 is a variable and double main-sequence star in the constellation of Ara.
HR6622 visual magnitude is 5.92. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6622 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 HR6622:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6622
HR6622 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 HR6622 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6622 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6622 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6622
The image below is a photograph of HR6622 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 HR6622 is -0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6622 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6622 is distant 823.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6622
HR6622 belongs to spectral class B2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6622 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6622 star system properties
HR6622 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6622 double sysyem: