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HR3125

HR3125 is a giant star in the constellation of Cancer.

HR3125 visual magnitude is 6.25. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3125 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 HR3125:

6.25
Giant
HR3125 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 33°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3125

HR3125 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 HR3125 are provided in the following table:

08h 00m 47s
+19° 48’ 57”
201.98°
23.84°
Cancer

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3125 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3125 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3125.

Visibility of HR3125 from your location

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

Today's HR3125 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 70.2°
Max altitude: 58.3°
Azimuth: 289.8°
HR3125 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3125

The image below is a photograph of HR3125 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 HR3125 is -0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.013 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3125 star
DSS2 image of HR3125. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3125 during the next 10000 years (-0.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3125 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3125 is distant 344.97 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

105.82 pc
344.97 ly
28 km/s
-0.001 arcsec/year
-0.013 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3125

HR3125 belongs to spectral class K1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

1.13
K1III
4493K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3125 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3125. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3125

SAO97471
SAO97471