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HR3393

HR3393 is a giant star in the constellation of Chamaeleon.

HR3393 visual magnitude is 5.69. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3393 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 HR3393:

5.69
Giant
HR3393 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3393

HR3393 is situated close to the southern celestial pole and, as such, it is easilty visible for most part of the year from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3393 are provided in the following table:

08h 24m 19s
-80° 54’ 51”
293.85°
-23.26°
Chamaeleon

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3393 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3393 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3393.

Visibility of HR3393 from your location

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

HR3393 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3393

The image below is a photograph of HR3393 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 HR3393 is -0.149 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.216 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3393 star
DSS2 image of HR3393. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3393 during the next 1000 years (-2.48 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.60 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3393 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3393 is distant 252.13 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

77.34 pc
252.13 ly
27 km/s
-0.149 arcsec/year
0.216 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3393

HR3393 belongs to spectral class G8 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

1.25
G8III
4695K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3393 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3393. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3393

SAO258496
SAO258496