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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:34  ☀️ Transit: 13:02  🌅 Sunset: 19:31


HR3824 is a star in the constellation of Ursa Major.

HR3824 visual magnitude is 5.94. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3824 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 HR3824:

HR3824 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 29°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3824

HR3824 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3824 are provided in the following table:

09h 39m 27s
+67° 16’ 19”
Ursa Major

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3824 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3824 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3824.

Visibility of HR3824 from your location

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

HR3824 is circumpolar and transits at 20:55 UTC (altitude: 74.2°)

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3824

The image below is a photograph of HR3824 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 HR3824 is -0.026 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.04 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3824 star
DSS2 image of HR3824. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3824 during the next 10000 years (-4.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and -6.67 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR3824 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3824 is distant 543.33 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 19 kilometers per second.

166.67 pc
543.33 ly
19 km/s
-0.026 arcsec/year
-0.04 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3824

HR3824 belongs to spectral class K5


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3824 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3824. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3824