HR3115 is a star in the constellation of Cancer.
HR3115 visual magnitude is 6.02. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3115 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 HR3115:
HR3115 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 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:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3115 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3115 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR3115 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3115
The image below is a photograph of HR3115 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 HR3115 is -0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.011 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
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.
Spectral properties of HR3115
HR3115 belongs to spectral class K2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3115 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.