HR6735 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR6735 visual magnitude is 6.36. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6735 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 HR6735:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6735
HR6735 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 HR6735 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6735 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6735 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR6735 is circumpolar and transits at 01:29 UTC (altitude: 66.3°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6735
The image below is a photograph of HR6735 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 HR6735 is -0.013 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.023 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6735 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6735 is distant 478.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6735
HR6735 belongs to spectral class K0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6735 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.