HR3470 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR3470 visual magnitude is 6.2. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3470 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 HR3470:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3470
HR3470 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3470 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3470 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3470 from your location
HR3470 is circumpolar and transits at 04:20 UTC (altitude: 74.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3470
The image below is a photograph of HR3470 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 HR3470 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.039 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3470 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3470 is distant 514.20 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3470
HR3470 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 HR3470 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.