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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Above the horizon.  Circumpolar today
Altitude: 72.5°   Azimuth: 53.4°   Direction: North-East

HR3506 is a sub-giant star of spectral class F5 in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR3506 visual magnitude is 6.25. Because of its faintness, HR3506 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 HR3506

Finder chart HR3506 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3506.

HR3506 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3506 are provided in the following table:

08h 53m 05s
+59° 03’ 21”
Ursa Major
Image of HR3506 star
DSS2 image of HR3506. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3506 during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3506


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3506 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3506. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3506 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3506 is distant 201.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 9 kilometers per second.

61.77 pc
201.36 ly
9 km/s
0.014 arcsec/year
0.003 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3506


Visibility of HR3506 from your location

HR3506 is circumpolar and transits at 15:19 UTC (altitude: 82.4°)