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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:59 
Sunset: 21:17
wb_twilight   (Civil Twilight)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -82.7°   Azimuth: 156.1°   Direction: South-South-East

HR3414 is a hypergiant star of spectral class K0 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3414 visual magnitude is 4.86. Because of its moderate brightness, HR3414 is easily visible to the naked eye from locations with dark skies, while it might be barely visible, or not visible at all, from light-polluted skies.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3414

Finder chart HR3414 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3414.

HR3414 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 HR3414 are provided in the following table:

08h 35m 19s
-58° 00’ 33”
Image of HR3414 star
DSS2 image of HR3414. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3414 during the next 10000 years (7.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3414


and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3414 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3414. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3414 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3414 is distant 229.42 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

70.37 pc
229.42 ly
24 km/s
0.042 arcsec/year
0.022 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3414


Visibility of HR3414 from your location

HR3414 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom