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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:57 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:10
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -64.8°   Azimuth: 232.7°   Direction: South-West

HR3070 is a double main-sequence star of spectral class F1 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3070 visual magnitude is 5.78. Because of its faintness, HR3070 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

HR3070 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR3070 star
DSS2 image of HR3070. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3070 during the next 1000 years (-0.92 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.52 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

07h 49m 37s
-60° 20’ 46”

J2000 Coordinates

07h 49m 12s
-60° 17’ 00”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3070 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3070.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3070 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3070. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR3070 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 HR3070 double sysyem:

23.3 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3070 is distant 113.91 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

34.94 pc
113.91 ly
20 km/s
-0.055 arcsec/y
0.151 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR3070 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK