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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -23.2°   Azimuth: 169.7°   Direction: South

HR3153 is a bright giant star of spectral class M1 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3153 visual magnitude is 5.17. Because of its faintness, HR3153 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 HR3153

Finder chart HR3153 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3153.

HR3153 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3153 are provided in the following table:

07h 59m 37s
-60° 35’ 12”
Image of HR3153 star
DSS2 image of HR3153. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3153 during the next 10000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3153

Bright giant

and has a luminosity class of II corresponding to a bright giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3153 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3153. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3153 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3153 is distant 1,044.87 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

320.51 pc
1,044.87 ly
23 km/s
0.003 arcsec/year
0.011 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3153


Visibility of HR3153 from your location

HR3153 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK