HR3293 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR3293 visual magnitude is 5.97. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3293 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 HR3293:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3293
HR3293 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 HR3293 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3293 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3293 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3293
The image below is a photograph of HR3293 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 HR3293 is -0.007 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.009 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3293 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3293 is distant 2,379.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3293
HR3293 belongs to spectral class B1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3293 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.