HR3446 is a star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR3446 visual magnitude is 6.45. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3446 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 HR3446:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3446
HR3446 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3446 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3446 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3446 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3446
The image below is a photograph of HR3446 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 HR3446 is -0.031 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.022 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3446 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3446 is distant 379.07 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3446
HR3446 belongs to spectral class A5
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3446 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.