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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:12 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:59
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HR6813

Above the horizon.  Rise: 17:27 | Tran: 23:05 | Set: 4:47
Alt: 29.58°   Az: 147.35°   Direction: South-South-East

HR6813 is a star of spectral class A2 in the constellation of Serpens.

HR6813 visual magnitude is 6.59. Because of its faintness, HR6813 is not visible to the naked eye.

Image of HR6813 star
DSS2 image of HR6813. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6813 during the next 10000 years (2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

18h 14m 27s
-04° 00’ 12”
22h 07m 45s
16h 22m 13s

J2000

18h 13m 09s
-04° 00’ 42”

Galactic Coordinates

24.95°
6.64°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6813 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6813.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.59

1.68
A2
7658K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6813 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6813. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6813 is distant 312.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

95.88
312.56
-11 km/s
0.015 arcsec/y
0.022"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO142159
SAO142159

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6813 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 94.0°
Max altitude: 34.5°
Azimuth: 266.0°