HR3150 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Monoceros.
HR3150 visual magnitude is 6.33. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3150 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 HR3150:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3150
HR3150 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 HR3150 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3150 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3150 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3150
The image below is a photograph of HR3150 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 HR3150 is 0.006 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.014 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3150 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3150 is distant 355.12 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3150
HR3150 belongs to spectral class G0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3150 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.