HR6831 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hercules.
HR6831 visual magnitude is 6.56. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6831 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 HR6831:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6831
HR6831 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 HR6831 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6831 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6831 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6831
The image below is a photograph of HR6831 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 HR6831 is 0.016 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.249 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6831 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6831 is distant 136.74 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6831
HR6831 belongs to spectral class F8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6831 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.