HR3186 is a variable and double main-sequence star in the constellation of Carina.
HR3186 visual magnitude is 6.3. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3186 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 HR3186:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3186
HR3186 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3186 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3186 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3186 from your location
HR3186 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3186
The image below is a photograph of HR3186 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 HR3186 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.017 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3186 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3186 is distant 1,249.04 light years from the Sun
Spectral properties of HR3186
HR3186 belongs to spectral class B2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3186 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR3186 star system properties
HR3186 is a visual double star which can be observed with binoculars or small telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3186 double sysyem: