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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 8:15 | Tran: 15:22 | Set: 22:28
Altitude: 30.3°   Azimuth: 252.1°   Direction: West-South-West

HR3115 is a star of spectral class K2 in the constellation of Cancer.

HR3115 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its faintness, HR3115 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.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3115

Finder chart HR3115 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3115.

HR3115 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3115 are provided in the following table:

07h 59m 35s
+13° 14’ 31”
Image of HR3115 star
DSS2 image of HR3115. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3115 during the next 10000 years (-3.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3115



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3115 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3115. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3115 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3115 is distant 301.02 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

92.34 pc
301.02 ly
27 km/s
-0.019 arcsec/year
-0.011 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3115


Visibility of HR3115 from your location

Today's HR3115 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 76.8°
Max altitude: 51.8°
Azimuth: 283.2°