HR6849 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Draco.
HR6849 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6849 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 HR6849:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6849
HR6849 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 HR6849 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6849 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6849 from your location
HR6849 is circumpolar and transits at 12:58 UTC (altitude: 84.9°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6849
The image below is a photograph of HR6849 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 HR6849 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.029 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6849 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6849 is distant 347.18 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6849
HR6849 belongs to spectral class F1 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6849 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6849 star system properties
HR6849 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6849 double sysyem: