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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:11 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 21:00
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HR6919

Below the horizon.  Rise: 19:01 | Tran: 23:24 | Set: 3:52
Alt: -47.17°   Az: 309.35°   Direction: North-West

HR6919 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B8 in the constellation of Sagittarius.

HR6919 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its faintness, HR6919 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Image of HR6919 star
DSS2 image of HR6919. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6919 during the next 100000 years (-6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 11.67 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

18h 29m 22s
-17° 46’ 58”
09h 45m 57s
04h 15m 20s

J2000

18h 27m 56s
-17° 48’ 00”

Galactic Coordinates

14.45°
-3.02°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6919 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6919.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.2
Main-sequence

0.00
B8V
10002K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6919 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6919. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6919 is distant 566.96 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 35 kilometers per second.

173.91
566.96
-35 km/s
-0.004 arcsec/y
0.007"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO161493
SAO161493

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6919 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 107.8°
Max altitude: 20.7°
Azimuth: 252.2°