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HR6814

HR6814 is a variable and multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6814 visual magnitude is 5.88. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6814 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 HR6814:

5.88
Main-sequence
HR6814 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 66°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6814

HR6814 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 HR6814 are provided in the following table:

18h 11m 45s
+33° 26’ 48”
60.27°
22.29°
Hercules

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6814 in the sky:

Finder chart HR6814 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6814.

Visibility of HR6814 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR6814 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 56.6°
Max altitude: 72.0°
Azimuth: 303.4°
HR6814 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6814

The image below is a photograph of HR6814 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 HR6814 is 0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR6814 star
DSS2 image of HR6814. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6814 during the next 10000 years (2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR6814 from the Sun and relative movement

HR6814 is distant 763.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

234.19 pc
763.47 ly
-19 km/s
0.012 arcsec/year
0.01 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR6814

HR6814 belongs to spectral class A3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-0.97
A3V
10002K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6814 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6814. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR6814 star system properties

HR6814 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6814 double sysyem:

5.88
6.18
0.3
0.1 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR6814

SAO66733
SAO66733