HR3106 is a dwarf star in the constellation of Lynx.
HR3106 visual magnitude is 5.77. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3106 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 HR3106:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3106
HR3106 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 HR3106 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3106 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3106 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR3106 is circumpolar and transits at 15:14 UTC (altitude: 82.4°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3106
The image below is a photograph of HR3106 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 HR3106 is 0.017 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.032 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3106 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3106 is distant 142.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 40 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3106
HR3106 belongs to spectral class F2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3106 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.