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HR3760

HR3760 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3760 visual magnitude is 6.14. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3760 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 HR3760:

6.14
Hypergiant
HR3760 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 15°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3760

HR3760 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 HR3760 are provided in the following table:

09h 29m 24s
-02° 12’ 19”
235.72°
33.23°
Hydra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3760 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3760 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3760.

Visibility of HR3760 from your location

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

Today's HR3760 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 92.2°
Max altitude: 36.3°
Azimuth: 267.8°
HR3760 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3760

The image below is a photograph of HR3760 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 HR3760 is -0.046 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3760 star
DSS2 image of HR3760. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3760 during the next 10000 years (-7.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -0.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3760 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3760 is distant 474.53 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 16 kilometers per second.

145.56 pc
474.53 ly
16 km/s
-0.046 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3760

HR3760 belongs to spectral class F0 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a hypergiant star.

0.32
F0III
8011K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3760 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3760. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3760

SAO136899
SAO136899