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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:59 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:08
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 16:24 | Tran: 23:36 | Set: 6:52
Alt: -10.67°   Az: 50.21°   Direction: North-East

HR6784 is a star of spectral class A5 in the constellation of Ophiuchus.

HR6784 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its faintness, HR6784 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.

HR6784 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR6784 star
DSS2 image of HR6784. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6784 during the next 100000 years (-8.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


18h 09m 40s
+14° 17’ 24”
15h 24m 46s


18h 08m 33s
+14° 17’ 04”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6784 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6784.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6784 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6784. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6784 is distant 531.81 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

163.13 pc
531.81 ly
-9 km/s
-0.005 arcsec/y
0.004 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6784 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 75.7°
Max altitude: 52.8°
Azimuth: 284.3°