Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
Please donate now to help keep TheSkyLive ads-free. This site cannot run without your voluntary donations.
🌎  Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

HR3544

HR3544 is a star in the constellation of Volans.

HR3544 visual magnitude is 6.11. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3544 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 HR3544:

6.11
HR3544 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3544

HR3544 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3544 are provided in the following table:

08h 49m 50s
-72° 33’ 02”
287.05°
-17.65°
Volans

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3544 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3544 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3544.

Visibility of HR3544 from your location

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

HR3544 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3544

The image below is a photograph of HR3544 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 HR3544 is -0.001 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.025 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3544 star
DSS2 image of HR3544. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3544 during the next 10000 years (-0.17 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.17 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3544 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3544 is distant 3,165.05 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 3 kilometers per second.

970.87 pc
3,165.05 ly
-3 km/s
-0.001 arcsec/year
0.025 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3544

HR3544 belongs to spectral class A HR3544 is also a so called metallic star.

-3.83
A
8163K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3544 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3544. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3544

SAO256556
SAO256556