HR3308 is a star in the constellation of Puppis.
HR3308 visual magnitude is 5.68. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3308 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 HR3308:
HR3308 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom .
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3308
HR3308 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3308 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3308 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3308 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR3308 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3308
The image below is a photograph of HR3308 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 HR3308 is -0.041 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.042 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3308 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3308 is distant 630.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 26 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3308
HR3308 belongs to spectral class A2
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3308 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.