HR3049 is a variable main-sequence star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR3049 visual magnitude is 5.93. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3049 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 HR3049:
HR3049 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3049
HR3049 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 HR3049 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3049 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3049 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR3049 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 HR3049
The image below is a photograph of HR3049 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 HR3049 is 0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3049 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3049 is distant 478.01 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3049
HR3049 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3049 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.