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HR3036

HR3036 is a giant star in the constellation of Volans.

HR3036 visual magnitude is 6.38. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3036 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 HR3036:

6.38
Giant
HR3036 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3036

HR3036 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3036 are provided in the following table:

07h 44m 43s
-66° 04’ 18”
278.18°
-19.49°
Volans

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3036 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3036 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3036.

Visibility of HR3036 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR3036 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3036

The image below is a photograph of HR3036 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 HR3036 is -0.015 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.043 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3036 star
DSS2 image of HR3036. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3036 during the next 10000 years (-2.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 7.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3036 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3036 is distant 648.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

198.81 pc
648.11 ly
2 km/s
-0.015 arcsec/year
0.043 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3036

HR3036 belongs to spectral class G6 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-0.11
G6III
4866K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3036 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3036. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3036

SAO249944
SAO249944