HR3788 is a hypergiant star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR3788 visual magnitude is 6.13. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3788 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 HR3788:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3788
HR3788 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 HR3788 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3788 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3788 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3788
The image below is a photograph of HR3788 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 HR3788 is -0.086 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.01 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3788 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3788 is distant 358.24 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 64 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3788
HR3788 belongs to spectral class K0
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3788 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.