HR3489 is a multiple giant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR3489 visual magnitude is 6.21. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3489 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 HR3489:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 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:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3489 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3489 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3489
The image below is a photograph of HR3489 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 HR3489 is -0.031 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.02 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
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.
Spectral properties of HR3489
HR3489 belongs to spectral class B7 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.
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: