HR3549 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Carina.
HR3549 visual magnitude is 6.03. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3549 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 HR3549:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3549
HR3549 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 HR3549 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3549 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3549 from your location
HR3549 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3549
The image below is a photograph of HR3549 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 HR3549 is -0.017 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.033 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3549 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3549 is distant 296.09 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3549
HR3549 belongs to spectral class A0 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a hypergiant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3549 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.