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HR3343

HR3343 is a variable and multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Pyxis.

HR3343 visual magnitude is 5.75. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3343 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 HR3343:

5.75
Main-sequence
HR3343 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3343

HR3343 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3343 are provided in the following table:

08h 27m 59s
-35° 06’ 50”
254.6°
2.03°
Pyxis

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3343 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3343 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3343.

Visibility of HR3343 from your location

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

Today's HR3343 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 125.1°
Max altitude: 3.4°
Azimuth: 234.9°
HR3343 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3343

The image below is a photograph of HR3343 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 HR3343 is -0.023 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.002 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3343 star
DSS2 image of HR3343. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3343 during the next 10000 years (-3.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.33 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3343 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3343 is distant 1,000.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.

306.75 pc
1,000.00 ly
25 km/s
-0.023 arcsec/year
0.002 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3343

HR3343 belongs to spectral class B3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-1.68
B3V
12489K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3343 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3343. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3343

SAO199260
SAO199260