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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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Altitude: 53.0°   Azimuth: 299.9°   Direction: West-North-West

HR3592 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR3592 visual magnitude is 5.75. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3592 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 HR3592:


HR3592 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: 53.0°
Azimuth: 299.9°
Direction: West-North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3592

HR3592 is situated north of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3592 are provided in the following table:

09h 04m 00s
+54° 17’ 02”
Ursa Major

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3592 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3592 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3592.

Visibility of HR3592 from your location

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

HR3592 is circumpolar and transits at 08:24 UTC (altitude: 87.2°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3592

The image below is a photograph of HR3592 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 HR3592 is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.004 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3592 star
DSS2 image of HR3592. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3592 during the next 100000 years (-5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 6.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3592 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3592 is distant 336.43 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 4 kilometers per second.

103.20 pc
336.43 ly
-4 km/s
-0.003 arcsec/year
0.004 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3592

HR3592 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3592 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3592. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3592