HR3862 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Hydra.
HR3862 visual magnitude is 4.94. Because of its moderate brightness, HR3862 should be easily visible from locations with dark skyes, while it can be barely visible, or not visible at all, from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR3862:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3862
HR3862 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 HR3862 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3862 in the sky:
Visibility of HR3862 from your location
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR3862
The image below is a photograph of HR3862 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 HR3862 is -0.395 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.26 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 1000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR3862 from the Sun and relative movement
HR3862 is distant 48.52 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 34 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR3862
HR3862 belongs to spectral class F9 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3862 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.