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HR3350

Altitude: -82.7°   Azimuth: 107.2°   Direction: East-South-East

HR3350 is a variable giant star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3350 visual magnitude is 5.09. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3350 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR3350 is -0.068 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.013 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3350 star
DSS2 image of HR3350. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3350 during the next 10000 years (-11.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3350

5.09
Giant

HR3350 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -82.7°
Azimuth: 107.2°
Direction: East-South-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3350

HR3350 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 HR3350 are provided in the following table:

08h 27m 36s
-53° 05’ 18”
269.26°
-8.44°
Vela

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3350 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3350 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3350.

Visibility of HR3350 from your location

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

HR3350 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3350 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3350 is distant 203.62 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 25 kilometers per second.

62.46 pc
203.62 ly
25 km/s
-0.068 arcsec/year
0.013 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3350

HR3350 belongs to spectral class A9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

1.11
A9III
7795K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3350 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3350. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3350

SAO236002
SAO236002