HR6936 is a multiple star in the constellation of Sagittarius.
HR6936 visual magnitude is 5.34. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6936 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 HR6936:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6936
HR6936 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR6936 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6936 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6936 from your location
Today's HR6936 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6936
The image below is a photograph of HR6936 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 HR6936 is -0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.045 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6936 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6936 is distant 349.79 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6936
HR6936 belongs to spectral class A3
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6936 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR6936 star system properties
HR6936 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR6936 double sysyem: