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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -76.4°   Azimuth: 124.8°   Direction: South-East

HR3693 is a bright giant star of spectral class G8 in the constellation of Carina.

HR3693 visual magnitude is 6.32. Because of its faintness, HR3693 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.

HR3693 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

Image of HR3693 star
DSS2 image of HR3693. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3693 during the next 100000 years (5.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.00 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

09h 16m 16s
-57° 40’ 51”

J2000 Coordinates

09h 15m 34s
-57° 34’ 41”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR3693 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3693.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class

Bright giant


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3693 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3693. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR3693 is distant 1,097.64 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

336.70 pc
1,097.64 ly
15 km/s
0.003 arcsec/y
-0.003 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

HR3693 is currently not visible from Greenwich, UK