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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 5:01 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:06
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 6:19 | Tran: 13:32 | Set: 20:46
Alt: 34.04°   Az: 111.21°   Direction: East-South-East

HR3198 is a main-sequence star of spectral class A1 in the constellation of Cancer.

HR3198 visual magnitude is 6.23. Because of its faintness, HR3198 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.

HR3198 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR3198 star
DSS2 image of HR3198. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3198 during the next 10000 years (-4.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates


08h 12m 21s
+14° 33’ 18”
20h 28m 12s
04h 40m 33s


08h 10m 58s
+14° 37’ 45”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3198 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3198.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3198 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3198. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3198 is distant 581.11 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

178.25 pc
581.11 ly
24 km/s
-0.028 arcsec/y
-0.014 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR3198 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 75.4°
Max altitude: 53.1°
Azimuth: 284.6°