HR3002 is a giant star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR3002 visual magnitude is 5.17. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3002 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 HR3002:
HR3002 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3002
HR3002 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 HR3002 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3002 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3002 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR3002 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3002
The image below is a photograph of HR3002 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 HR3002 is 0.133 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.175 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3002 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3002 is distant 215.47 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 53 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3002
HR3002 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3002 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.