HR2995 is a giant star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR2995 visual magnitude is 6.89. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2995 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 HR2995:
HR2995 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2995
HR2995 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 HR2995 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2995 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2995 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR2995 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2995
The image below is a photograph of HR2995 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 HR2995 is 0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.018 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2995 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2995 is distant 1,160.14 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR2995
HR2995 belongs to spectral class G6 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2995 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.