migrate vcenter server with vmotion

Hi All,
I'm in the process of updating the firmware on my ESXi hosts, and--in order to do this--I need to migrate my VMs off each host before I update that host.  This means using vmotion to temporarily move my VMs.  Can I go through the regular vmotion routine when moving vCenter server (which is a VM)?  since I obviously need to be logged in to vSphere on the vCenter server when I do the migration, will I get kicked off?  

I'm just slightly worried that i'll start the migration, lose connection to vCenter, and not be able to reconnect if something goes wrong...

Apologies if this question has been asked/answered already.  I searched and found answers for how to move vCenter server withOUT vmotion, but not with it.
thank!
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dipopoCommented:
Hello,

This should be fine and you should not lose access to vcenter, there is no downtime associated with vMotion.

In a worst case scenario where vcenter for some weird reason experiences loss of connectivity, you can connect directly to the host with vcenter vm via vsphere client and rectify any issues.
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Aravind SivaramanTechnical Subject Matter ExpertCommented:
There shouldnt be any problem in vMotion the vCenter VM , its normal process where people do vMotion the vCenter server
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, you can vMotion vCenter Server, but do not be concerned because sometimes, you could get disconnected, or operations may appear to "stick" before it catches up.
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piyushranusriSystem Cloud SpecialistCommented:
as you explained the step, will not give you any issue.

but it might be that a few seconds of disconnection, and it will not hamper any work.

please share the output
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