HR3094 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Lynx.
HR3094 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3094 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 HR3094:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3094
HR3094 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3094 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3094 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3094 from your location
HR3094 is circumpolar and transits at 23:29 UTC (altitude: 82.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3094
The image below is a photograph of HR3094 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 HR3094 is 0.038 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3094 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3094 is distant 517.46 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 49 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3094
HR3094 belongs to spectral class K0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3094 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.