HR6711 is a giant star in the constellation of Hercules.
HR6711 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6711 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 HR6711:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6711
HR6711 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6711 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6711 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6711 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR6711 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6711
The image below is a photograph of HR6711 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 HR6711 is 0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.055 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6711 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6711 is distant 346.07 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 10 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6711
HR6711 belongs to spectral class G5
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6711 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.