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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:16
wb_twilight   (Nautical Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Rise: 14:22 | Tran: 15:29 | Set: 16:36
Altitude: -43.1°   Azimuth: 260.9°   Direction: West

HR3219 is a multiple bright giant star of spectral class O9 in the constellation of Puppis.

HR3219 visual magnitude is 6.44. Because of its faintness, HR3219 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 HR3219

Finder chart HR3219 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3219.

HR3219 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 HR3219 are provided in the following table:

08h 11m 01s
-37° 17’ 31”
Image of HR3219 star
DSS2 image of HR3219. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3219 during the next 10000 years (-2.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3219

Bright giant

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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3219 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3219. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR3219 star system properties

HR3219 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3219 double sysyem:

18 arcsec

Distance of HR3219 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3219 is distant 2,451.13 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 39 kilometers per second.

751.88 pc
2,451.13 ly
39 km/s
-0.012 arcsec/year
0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3219


Visibility of HR3219 from your location

Today's HR3219 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 127.3°
Max altitude: 1.2°
Azimuth: 232.7°