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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:00 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:07
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HR3285

Above the horizon.  Rise: 8:21 | Tran: 13:48 | Set: 19:14
Alt: 15.43°   Az: 121.89°   Direction: East-South-East

HR3285 is a sub-giant star of spectral class A8 in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3285 visual magnitude is 6.15. Because of its faintness, HR3285 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.

HR3285 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 HR3285 star
DSS2 image of HR3285. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3285 during the next 10000 years (-10.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.50 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

08h 23m 42s
-06° 15’ 32”
20h 18m 17s
04h 42m 00s

J2000

08h 22m 30s
-06° 10’ 45”

Galactic Coordinates

229.41°
17.06°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3285 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3285.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.15
Sub-giant

2.08
A8IV
8011K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3285 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3285. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3285 is distant 212.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 18 kilometers per second.

65.10 pc
212.24 ly
18 km/s
-0.062 arcsec/y
0.003 "/y

Alternative Designations

SAO135832
SAO135832

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR3285 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 96.3°
Max altitude: 32.3°
Azimuth: 263.7°