HR6825 is a double hypergiant star in the constellation of Sagittarius.
HR6825 visual magnitude is 6.07. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6825 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 HR6825:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6825
HR6825 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6825 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6825 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6825 from your location
Today's HR6825 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6825
The image below is a photograph of HR6825 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 HR6825 is 0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6825 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6825 is distant 3,927.71 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6825
HR6825 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of I corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6825 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6825 star system properties
HR6825 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6825 double sysyem: