HR3062 is a double bright giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR3062 visual magnitude is 5.59. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3062 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 HR3062:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3062
HR3062 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 HR3062 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3062 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3062 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3062
The image below is a photograph of HR3062 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 HR3062 is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.007 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3062 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3062 is distant 934.10 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 22 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3062
HR3062 belongs to spectral class G5 and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3062 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR3062 star system properties
HR3062 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3062 double sysyem: