HR6792 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Hercules.
HR6792 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6792 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 HR6792:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6792
HR6792 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 HR6792 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6792 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6792 from your location
HR6792 is circumpolar and transits at 17:26 UTC (altitude: 88.2°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6792
The image below is a photograph of HR6792 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 HR6792 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6792 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6792 is distant 721.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 21 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6792
HR6792 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6792 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6792 star system properties
HR6792 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of medium or large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6792 double sysyem: