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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -63.5°   Azimuth: 235.4°   Direction: South-West

HR3598 is a double main-sequence star of spectral class F3 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3598 visual magnitude is 5.16. Because of its faintness, HR3598 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3598

Finder chart HR3598 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3598.

HR3598 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 HR3598 are provided in the following table:

08h 59m 24s
-59° 05’ 00”
Image of HR3598 star
DSS2 image of HR3598. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3598 during the next 1000 years (-2.90 arcmin in Right Ascension and 4.67 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3598


and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3598 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3598. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

HR3598 star system properties

HR3598 is a visual double star which can be observed only with the help of very large telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3598 double sysyem:

26.2 arcsec

Distance of HR3598 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3598 is distant 85.34 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.

26.18 pc
85.34 ly
11 km/s
-0.174 arcsec/year
0.28 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3598

Gl 333.1

Visibility of HR3598 from your location

HR3598 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK