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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]


HR3714 is a dwarf star in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3714 visual magnitude is 6.33. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3714 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 HR3714:

HR3714 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3714

HR3714 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3714 are provided in the following table:

09h 20m 55s
-15° 37’ 04”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3714 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3714 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3714.

Visibility of HR3714 from your location

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

Today's HR3714 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 105.6°
Max altitude: 22.9°
Azimuth: 254.4°
HR3714 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3714

The image below is a photograph of HR3714 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 HR3714 is 0.065 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.107 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3714 star
DSS2 image of HR3714. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3714 during the next 1000 years (1.08 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.78 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3714 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3714 is distant 157.56 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 1 kilometers per second.

48.33 pc
157.56 ly
-1 km/s
0.065 arcsec/year
-0.107 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3714

HR3714 belongs to spectral class F6


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3714 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3714. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3714