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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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HR6754

Above the horizon.  Rise: 14:44 | Tran: 22:57 | Set: 7:14
Alt: 56.98°   Az: 137.49°   Direction: South-East

HR6754 is a hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6754 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its faintness, HR6754 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR6754 star
DSS2 image of HR6754. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6754 during the next 10000 years (1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -9.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

18h 05m 41s
+23° 56’ 44”
22h 24m 58s
16h 30m 39s

J2000

18h 04m 40s
+23° 56’ 32”

Galactic Coordinates

50.11°
20.48°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6754 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6754.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.34
Hypergiant

2.38
F0IV
7462K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6754 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6754. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6754 is distant 202.23 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 33 kilometers per second.

62.03
202.23
-33 km/s
0.011 arcsec/y
-0.057"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO85706
SAO85706

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6754 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.1°
Max altitude: 62.5°
Azimuth: 293.9°