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HR2910 is a dwarf star in the constellation of Puppis.

HR2910 visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2910 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 HR2910:

HR2910 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt. Altitude: 0°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2910

HR2910 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2910 are provided in the following table:

07h 34m 19s
-23° 28’ 28”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2910 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2910 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2910.

Visibility of HR2910 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR2910 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 113.5°
Max altitude: 15.0°
Azimuth: 246.5°
HR2910 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2910

The image below is a photograph of HR2910 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 HR2910 is -0.111 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2910 star
DSS2 image of HR2910. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2910 during the next 1000 years (-1.85 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.17 arcmin in declination);

Spectral properties of HR2910

HR2910 belongs to spectral class F6


Alternative designations of HR2910