HR6984 is a variable main-sequence star in the constellation of Lyra.
HR6984 visual magnitude is 6.1. Because of its reltive faintness, HR6984 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 HR6984:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR6984
HR6984 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 HR6984 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR6984 in the sky:
Visibility of HR6984 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR6984
The image below is a photograph of HR6984 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 HR6984 is 0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR6984 from the Sun and relative movement
HR6984 is distant 1,038.22 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR6984
HR6984 belongs to spectral class B5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR6984 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.