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HR3726

Altitude: -80.1°   Azimuth: 22.3°   Direction: North-North-East

HR3726 is a giant star in the constellation of Vela.

HR3726 visual magnitude is 5.58. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3726 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR3726 is 0.053 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.06 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3726 star
DSS2 image of HR3726. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3726 during the next 10000 years (8.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.00 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3726

5.58
Giant

HR3726 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -80.1°
Azimuth: 22.3°
Direction: North-North-East

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3726

HR3726 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 HR3726 are provided in the following table:

09h 21m 50s
-42° 11’ 42”
266.8°
5.51°
Vela

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3726 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3726 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3726.

Visibility of HR3726 from your location

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

HR3726 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3726 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3726 is distant 564.99 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 49 kilometers per second.

173.31 pc
564.99 ly
49 km/s
0.053 arcsec/year
-0.06 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3726

HR3726 belongs to spectral class M1 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.

-0.61
M1III
3608K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3726 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3726. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3726

SAO221103
SAO221103