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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 4:59 | Tran: 14:23 | Set: 23:47
Altitude: -3.5°   Azimuth: 21.5°   Direction: North-North-East

HR2936 is a bright giant star of spectral class F6 in the constellation of Gemini.

HR2936 visual magnitude is 6.17. Because of its faintness, HR2936 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 HR2936

Finder chart HR2936 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2936.

HR2936 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2936 are provided in the following table:

07h 39m 54s
+32° 00’ 34”
Image of HR2936 star
DSS2 image of HR2936. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2936 during the next 10000 years (-3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR2936

Bright giant

and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2936 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2936. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR2936 from the Sun and relative movement

HR2936 is distant 274.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.

84.32 pc
274.87 ly
25 km/s
-0.019 arcsec/year
-0.045 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR2936


Visibility of HR2936 from your location

Today's HR2936 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 58.0°
Max altitude: 70.5°
Azimuth: 302.0°