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HR3796

HR3796 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.

HR3796 visual magnitude is 5.74. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3796 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 HR3796:

5.74
Main-sequence
HR3796 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3796

HR3796 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 HR3796 are provided in the following table:

09h 32m 20s
-19° 24’ 01”
251.46°
23°
Hydra

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3796 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3796 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3796.

Visibility of HR3796 from your location

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

Today's HR3796 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 109.4°
Max altitude: 19.1°
Azimuth: 250.6°
HR3796 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3796

The image below is a photograph of HR3796 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 HR3796 is -0.036 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.

Image of HR3796 star
DSS2 image of HR3796. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3796 during the next 10000 years (-6.00 arcmin in Right Ascension and 1.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3796 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3796 is distant 351.29 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 27 kilometers per second.

107.76 pc
351.29 ly
27 km/s
-0.036 arcsec/year
0.01 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3796

HR3796 belongs to spectral class A5 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

0.58
A5V
8658K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3796 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3796. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3796

SAO155273
SAO155273