HR3028 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Lynx.
HR3028 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3028 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 HR3028:
HR3028 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3028
HR3028 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 HR3028 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3028 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3028 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR3028 is circumpolar and transits at 14:55 UTC (altitude: 87.4°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3028
The image below is a photograph of HR3028 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 HR3028 is -0.041 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.051 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3028 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3028 is distant 97.84 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3028
HR3028 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3028 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.