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Altitude: -14.7°   Azimuth: 175.6°   Direction: South

HR3435 is a double main-sequence star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3435 visual magnitude is 6.47. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3435 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 HR3435 is -0.009 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.013 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3435 star
DSS2 image of HR3435. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3435 during the next 10000 years (-1.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3435


HR3435 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -14.7°
Azimuth: 175.6°
Direction: South

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3435

HR3435 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 HR3435 are provided in the following table:

08h 38m 44s
-53° 05’ 26”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3435 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3435 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3435.

Visibility of HR3435 from your location

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

HR3435 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3435 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3435 is distant 504.64 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

154.80 pc
504.64 ly
11 km/s
-0.009 arcsec/year
0.013 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3435

HR3435 belongs to spectral class B8 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3435 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3435. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR3435 star system properties

HR3435 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3435 double sysyem:

22.2 arcsec

Alternative designations of HR3435