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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Above the horizon.  Rise: 12:24 | Tran: 17:00 | Set: 21:37
Altitude: 0.9°   Azimuth: 116.8°   Direction: East-South-East

HR3772 is a giant star of spectral class K3 in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3772 visual magnitude is 5.85. Because of its faintness, HR3772 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3772

Finder chart HR3772 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3772.

HR3772 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 HR3772 are provided in the following table:

09h 30m 22s
-15° 34’ 37”
Image of HR3772 star
DSS2 image of HR3772. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3772 during the next 10000 years (-11.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and -10.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3772



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3772 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3772. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR3772 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3772 is distant 248.67 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

76.28 pc
248.67 ly
24 km/s
-0.066 arcsec/year
-0.063 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR3772


Visibility of HR3772 from your location

Today's HR3772 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 105.6°
Max altitude: 22.9°
Azimuth: 254.4°