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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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HR6924

Below the horizon.  Rise: 15:18 | Tran: 23:50 | Set: 8:26
Alt: -6.99°   Az: 331.05°   Direction: North-North-West

HR6924 is a multiple main-sequence star of spectral class B3 in the constellation of Hercules.

HR6924 visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, HR6924 is not visible to the naked eye.

HR6924 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

Image of HR6924 star
DSS2 image of HR6924. The red arrow shows the motion of HR6924 during the next 100000 years (-5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.00 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

18h 27m 40s
+26° 27’ 56”
09h 50m 11s
04h 17m 51s

J2000

18h 26m 40s
+26° 26’ 57”

Galactic Coordinates

54.53°
16.8°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR6924 star
Simplified finder chart for HR6924.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.53
Main-sequence

-0.37
B3V
11744K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6924 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR6924. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR6924 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6924 double sysyem:

6.53
9.23
2.7
62.3 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR6924 is distant 781.77 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

239.81 pc
781.77 ly
-18 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/y

Alternative Designations

SAO86060
SAO86060

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR6924 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 63.5°
Max altitude: 65.0°
Azimuth: 296.5°