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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 13:23 | Tran: 14:52 | Set: 16:21
Altitude: -0.2°   Azimuth: 161.2°   Direction: South-South-East

HR2911 is a variable main-sequence star of spectral class B3 in the constellation of Puppis.

HR2911 visual magnitude is 5.54. Because of its faintness, HR2911 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2911

Finder chart HR2911 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2911.

HR2911 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 HR2911 are provided in the following table:

07h 33m 51s
-36° 20’ 17”
Image of HR2911 star
DSS2 image of HR2911. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2911 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2911


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2911 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2911. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2911 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2911 is distant 1,273.44 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

390.63 pc
1,273.44 ly
-9 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
0.001 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2911


Visibility of HR2911 from your location

Today's HR2911 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 126.3°
Max altitude: 2.2°
Azimuth: 233.7°