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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 5:14 
Transit: 13:06 
Sunset: 20:58
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HR3348

Above the horizon.  Rise: 2:36 | Tran: 13:22 | Set: 0:07
Alt: 72.63°   Az: 139.97°   Direction: South-East

HR3348 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Lynx.

HR3348 visual magnitude is 6.18. Because of its faintness, HR3348 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.

Image of HR3348 star
DSS2 image of HR3348. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3348 during the next 10000 years (-2.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.17 arcmin in declination);

Celestial Coordinates

Apparent

08h 32m 55s
+37° 10’ 53”
23h 04m 13s
07h 37m 08s

J2000

08h 31m 19s
+37° 15’ 56”

Galactic Coordinates

184.8°
35.11°

Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3348 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3348.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

6.18
Hypergiant

-0.74
A0V
10516K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3348 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3348. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3348 is distant 789.35 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

242.13
789.35
16 km/s
-0.016 arcsec/y
0.001"/y

Alternative Designations

SAO60866
SAO60866

Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR3348 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 52.8°
Max altitude: 75.7°
Azimuth: 307.2°