HR3697 is a multiple main-sequence star in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HR3697 visual magnitude is 6.13. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3697 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 HR3697:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3697
HR3697 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 HR3697 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3697 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3697 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
HR3697 is circumpolar and transits at 21:20 UTC (altitude: 89.8°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3697
The image below is a photograph of HR3697 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 HR3697 is -0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.15 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3697 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3697 is distant 94.55 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 8 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3697
HR3697 belongs to spectral class F3 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3697 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.
HR3697 star system properties
HR3697 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR3697 double sysyem: