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HR3075

Altitude: 37.8°   Azimuth: 347.9°   Direction: North-North-West

HR3075 is a giant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.

HR3075 visual magnitude is 5.41. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3075 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 HR3075:

5.41
Giant

HR3075 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 37.8°
Azimuth: 347.9°
Direction: North-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3075

HR3075 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3075 are provided in the following table:

08h 00m 11s
+73° 55’ 05”
140.86°
30.73°
Camelopardalis

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3075 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3075 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3075.

Visibility of HR3075 from your location

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

HR3075 is circumpolar and transits at 14:41 UTC (altitude: 67.6°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3075

The image below is a photograph of HR3075 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 HR3075 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.037 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3075 star
DSS2 image of HR3075. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3075 during the next 10000 years (-1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3075 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3075 is distant 699.57 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 35 kilometers per second.

214.59 pc
699.57 ly
35 km/s
-0.009 arcsec/year
-0.037 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3075

HR3075 belongs to spectral class K3 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-1.25
K3III
3918K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3075 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3075. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3075

SAO6378
SAO6378