HR6891 is a giant star in the constellation of Draco.
HR6891 visual magnitude is 5.05. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6891 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 HR6891:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6891
HR6891 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 HR6891 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6891 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6891 from your location
HR6891 is circumpolar and transits at 13:36 UTC (altitude: 87.6°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6891
The image below is a photograph of HR6891 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 HR6891 is -0.02 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.053 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6891 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6891 is distant 754.63 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6891
HR6891 belongs to spectral class M2 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6891 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.