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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 13:28 | Tran: 14:35 | Set: 15:42
Altitude: -2.9°   Azimuth: 155.7°   Direction: South-South-East

HR2843 is a double hypergiant star of spectral class F0 in the constellation of Puppis.

HR2843 visual magnitude is 6.84. Because of its faintness, HR2843 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2843

Finder chart HR2843 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2843.

HR2843 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 HR2843 are provided in the following table:

07h 24m 47s
-37° 17’ 26”
Image of HR2843 star
DSS2 image of HR2843. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2843 during the next 10000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 7.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2843


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


HR2843 star system properties

HR2843 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 HR2843 double sysyem:

7 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR2843


Visibility of HR2843 from your location

Today's HR2843 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 127.3°
Max altitude: 1.2°
Azimuth: 232.7°