HR3001 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR3001 visual magnitude is 6.4. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3001 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 HR3001:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3001
HR3001 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 HR3001 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3001 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3001 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR3001 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3001
The image below is a photograph of HR3001 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 HR3001 is -0.025 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3001 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3001 is distant 580.07 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 6 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3001
HR3001 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star. HR3001 is also a Si chemically peculiar star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3001 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.