HR3370 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Volans.
HR3370 visual magnitude is 5.53. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3370 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 HR3370:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3370
HR3370 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 HR3370 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3370 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3370 from your location
HR3370 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3370
The image below is a photograph of HR3370 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 HR3370 is -0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.048 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3370 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3370 is distant 285.21 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 13 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3370
HR3370 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3370 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.