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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 4:45  
clear_day Transit: 12:57  
SunsetSet: 21:10 south
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Altitude: -57.9°   Azimuth: 323.8°   Direction: North-West

HR3767 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3767 visual magnitude is 6.24. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3767 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 HR3767:


HR3767 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -57.9°
Azimuth: 323.8°
Direction: North-West

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3767

HR3767 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 HR3767 are provided in the following table:

09h 29m 49s
-23° 20’ 43”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3767 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3767 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3767.

Visibility of HR3767 from your location

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

Today's HR3767 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 113.3°
Max altitude: 15.2°
Azimuth: 246.7°
HR3767 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3767

The image below is a photograph of HR3767 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 HR3767 is -0.002 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.003 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3767 star
DSS2 image of HR3767. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3767 during the next 100000 years (-3.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -5.00 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3767 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3767 is distant 1,646.46 light years from the Sun

505.05 pc
1,646.46 ly
-0.002 arcsec/year
-0.003 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3767

HR3767 belongs to spectral class K0


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3767 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3767. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3767