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Altitude: -78.1°   Azimuth: 21.9°   Direction: North-North-East

HR3514 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3514 visual magnitude is 5.48. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3514 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR3514 is -0.008 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.014 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3514 star
DSS2 image of HR3514. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3514 during the next 10000 years (-1.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -2.33 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3514


HR3514 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -78.1°
Azimuth: 21.9°
Direction: North-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3514

HR3514 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 HR3514 are provided in the following table:

08h 49m 39s
-40° 19’ 14”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3514 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3514 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3514.

Visibility of HR3514 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

HR3514 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3514 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3514 is distant 1,590.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 17 kilometers per second.

487.80 pc
1,590.24 ly
17 km/s
-0.008 arcsec/year
-0.014 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3514

HR3514 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3514 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3514. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3514