HR3848 is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR3848 visual magnitude is 6.37. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3848 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 HR3848:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3848
HR3848 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 HR3848 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3848 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3848 from your location
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Today's HR3848 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3848
The image below is a photograph of HR3848 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 HR3848 is -0.004 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.001 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 100000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3848 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3848 is distant 838.05 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 11 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3848
HR3848 belongs to spectral class A2 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3848 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.