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HR3607

HR3607 is a star in the constellation of Pyxis.

HR3607 visual magnitude is 6.74. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3607 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 HR3607:

6.74
HR3607 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3607

HR3607 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 HR3607 are provided in the following table:

09h 03m 08s
-25° 30’ 15”
251.63°
13.9°
Pyxis

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3607 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3607 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3607.

Visibility of HR3607 from your location

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

Today's HR3607 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 115.5°
Max altitude: 13.0°
Azimuth: 244.5°
HR3607 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3607

The image below is a photograph of HR3607 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 HR3607 is -0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.006 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3607 star
DSS2 image of HR3607. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3607 during the next 10000 years (-2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3607 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3607 is distant 1,225.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

375.94 pc
1,225.56 ly
27 km/s
-0.014 arcsec/year
-0.006 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3607

HR3607 belongs to spectral class B8

-1.14
B8
10516K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3607 is situated in the HertzsprungÔÇôRussell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3607. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3607

SAO176881
SAO176881