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HR3525

Altitude: -78.5°   Azimuth: 39.3°   Direction: North-East

HR3525 is a giant star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3525 visual magnitude is 6. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3525 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 HR3525 is -0.011 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.007 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3525 star
DSS2 image of HR3525. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3525 during the next 10000 years (-1.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.17 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3525

6
Giant

HR3525 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -78.5°
Azimuth: 39.3°
Direction: North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3525

HR3525 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 HR3525 are provided in the following table:

08h 50m 21s
-42° 05’ 24”
262.8°
1.25°
Vela

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3525 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3525 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3525.

Visibility of HR3525 from your location

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

HR3525 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3525 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3525 is distant 1,906.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 23 kilometers per second.

584.80 pc
1,906.43 ly
23 km/s
-0.011 arcsec/year
-0.007 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3525

HR3525 belongs to spectral class B1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-2.84
B1III
11573K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3525 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3525. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3525

SAO220552
SAO220552