HR3401 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR3401 visual magnitude is 6.48. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3401 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 HR3401:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3401
HR3401 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3401 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3401 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3401 from your location
HR3401 is circumpolar and transits at 08:35 UTC (altitude: 81.5°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3401
The image below is a photograph of HR3401 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 HR3401 is -0.019 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3401 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3401 is distant 360.22 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 14 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3401
HR3401 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3401 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.