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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -22.1°   Azimuth: 155.4°   Direction: South-South-East

HR3349 is a hypergiant star of spectral class A0 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3349 visual magnitude is 6.53. Because of its faintness, HR3349 is not visible to the naked eye.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3349

Finder chart HR3349 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3349.

HR3349 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 HR3349 are provided in the following table:

08h 27m 27s
-55° 00’ 42”
Image of HR3349 star
DSS2 image of HR3349. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3349 during the next 10000 years (-3.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3349


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3349 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3349. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3349 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3349 is distant 542.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 20 kilometers per second.

166.39 pc
542.43 ly
20 km/s
-0.018 arcsec/year
-0.01 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3349


Visibility of HR3349 from your location

HR3349 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom