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HR3913

Altitude: -21.3°   Azimuth: 174.0°   Direction: South

HR3913 is a sub-giant star in the constellation of Carina.

HR3913 visual magnitude is 5.79. Because of its reltive faintness, HR3913 should be visible only from locations with dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

The proper motion of HR3913 is 0.035 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.045 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR3913 star
DSS2 image of HR3913. The red arrow shows the motion of HR3913 during the next 10000 years (5.83 arcmin in Right Ascension and -7.50 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR3913

5.79
Sub-giant

HR3913 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -21.3°
Azimuth: 174.0°
Direction: South

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR3913

HR3913 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR3913 are provided in the following table:

09h 51m 12s
-59° 25’ 32”
281.77°
-4.18°
Carina

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR3913 in the sky:

Finder chart HR3913 star
Simplified finder chart for HR3913.

Visibility of HR3913 from your location

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

HR3913 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

Distance of HR3913 from the Sun and relative movement

HR3913 is distant 746.00 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 24 kilometers per second.

228.83 pc
746.00 ly
24 km/s
0.035 arcsec/year
-0.045 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR3913

HR3913 belongs to spectral class K2 and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.

-1.01
K2IV
4017K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR3913 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR3913. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR3913

SAO237418
SAO237418