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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 13:00 
Sunset: 21:18
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -28.7°   Azimuth: 208.7°   Direction: South-South-West

HR3489 is a multiple giant star of spectral class B7 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3489 visual magnitude is 6.21. Because of its faintness, HR3489 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3489

Finder chart HR3489 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3489.

HR3489 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 HR3489 are provided in the following table:

08h 45m 05s
-58° 43’ 30”
Image of HR3489 star
DSS2 image of HR3489. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3489 during the next 10000 years (-5.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3489


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


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3489 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3489. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR3489 star system properties

HR3489 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3489 double sysyem:

4.1 arcsec

Distance of HR3489 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3489 is distant 996.94 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 28 kilometers per second.

305.81 pc
996.94 ly
28 km/s
-0.031 arcsec/year
-0.02 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3489


Visibility of HR3489 from your location

HR3489 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK