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Altitude: -17.8°   Azimuth: 203.5°   Direction: South-South-West

HR2925 is a giant star in the constellation of Carina.

HR2925 visual magnitude is 6.28. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2925 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR2925 is -0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR2925 star
DSS2 image of HR2925. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2925 during the next 100000 years (-10.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2925


HR2925 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -17.8°
Azimuth: 203.5°
Direction: South-South-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2925

HR2925 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 HR2925 are provided in the following table:

07h 34m 39s
-51° 28’ 28”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2925 in the sky:

Finder chart HR2925 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2925.

Visibility of HR2925 from your location

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

HR2925 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR2925 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2925 is distant 1,330.61 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

408.16 pc
1,330.61 ly
28 km/s
-0.006 arcsec/year
-0.001 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR2925

HR2925 belongs to spectral class A1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2925 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2925. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR2925