HR3181 is a giant star in the constellation of Lynx.
HR3181 visual magnitude is 6.27. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3181 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 HR3181:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3181
HR3181 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3181 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3181 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3181 from your location
HR3181 is circumpolar and transits at 23:40 UTC (altitude: 81.0°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3181
The image below is a photograph of HR3181 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 HR3181 is -0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.072 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3181 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3181 is distant 612.78 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 38 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3181
HR3181 belongs to spectral class K3
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3181 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.