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HR3578

HR3578 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3578 visual magnitude is 5.86. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3578 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 HR3578:

5.86
Main-sequence
HR3578 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3578

HR3578 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3578 are provided in the following table:

08h 58m 43s
-16° 07’ 58”
243.3°
18.91°
Hydra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3578 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3578 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3578.

Visibility of HR3578 from your location

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

Today's HR3578 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 106.1°
Max altitude: 22.4°
Azimuth: 253.9°
HR3578 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3578

The image below is a photograph of HR3578 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 HR3578 is 0.246 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.212 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3578 star
DSS2 image of HR3578. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3578 during the next 1000 years (4.10 arcmin in Right Ascension and 3.53 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3578 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3578 is distant 69.51 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 121 kilometers per second.

21.32 pc
69.51 ly
121 km/s
0.246 arcsec/year
0.212 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3578

HR3578 belongs to spectral class F6 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

4.22
F6V
6256K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3578 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3578. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3578

SAO154804
SAO154804