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Altitude: -78.8°   Azimuth: 94.4°   Direction: East

HR3413 is a variable star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3413 visual magnitude is 5.8. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3413 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 HR3413 is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3413 star
DSS2 image of HR3413. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3413 during the next 100000 years (-6.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3413


HR3413 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -78.8°
Azimuth: 94.4°
Direction: East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3413

HR3413 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 HR3413 are provided in the following table:

08h 35m 52s
-50° 58’ 11”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3413 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3413 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3413.

Visibility of HR3413 from your location

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

HR3413 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3413 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3413 is distant 466.38 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

143.06 pc
466.38 ly
23 km/s
-0.004 arcsec/year
-0.004 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3413

HR3413 belongs to spectral class B8


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3413 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3413. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3413