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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:35  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:45
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Altitude: -60.7°   Azimuth: 292.1°   Direction: West-North-West

HR3273 is a star in the constellation of Puppis.

HR3273 visual magnitude is 6.43. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3273 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR3273 is -0.018 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3273 star
DSS2 image of HR3273. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3273 during the next 10000 years (-3.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3273


HR3273 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -60.7°
Azimuth: 292.1°
Direction: West-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3273

HR3273 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 HR3273 are provided in the following table:

08h 19m 29s
-34° 35’ 25”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3273 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3273 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3273.

Visibility of HR3273 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR3273 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 124.6°
Max altitude: 3.9°
Azimuth: 235.4°

Distance of HR3273 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3273 is distant 815.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

250.00 pc
815.00 ly
12 km/s
-0.018 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3273

HR3273 belongs to spectral class B9 HR3273 is also a HgMn chemically peculiar star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3273 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3273. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3273