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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 7:44 | Tran: 14:06 | Set: 20:28
Altitude: 5.1°   Azimuth: 271.2°   Direction: West

HR3378 is a giant star of spectral class G5 in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3378 visual magnitude is 5.87. Because of its faintness, HR3378 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.

HR3378 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR3378 star
DSS2 image of HR3378. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3378 during the next 10000 years (-0.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.17 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

08h 35m 01s
+04° 40’ 17”
05h 49m 44s

J2000 Coordinates

08h 33m 43s
+04° 45’ 24”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3378 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3378.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3378 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3378. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3378 is distant 5,433.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

1,666.67 pc
5,433.33 ly
1 km/s
-0.005 arcsec/y
-0.013 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR3378 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 85.2°
Max altitude: 43.3°
Azimuth: 274.8°