Cepheus (constellation)

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Cepheus
Constellation
Cepheus
Abbreviation Cep
Genitive Cephei
Pronunciation /ˈsfiəs/ or /ˈsfjuːs/;
genitive /ˈsfi/
Seembolism the Keeng/Keeng Cepheus
Richt ascension 20h 01m 56.4481s–09h 03m 19.7931s[1] h
Declination 88.6638870°–53.3532715°[1]°
Aurie 588 sq. deg. (27t)
Main starns 7
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
43
Starns wi planets 1
Starns brichter than 3.00m 1
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 3
Brichtest starn α Cep (Alderamin) (2.45m)
Nearest starn Kruger 60
(13.15 ly, 4.03 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers None
Borderin
constellations
Cygnus
Lacerta
Cassiopeia
Camelopardalis
Draco
Ursa Minor
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −10°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o November.

Cepheus is a constellation in the northren sky.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Cepheus, constellation boundary". The Constellations. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 

Coordinates: Sky map 22h 00m 00s, +70° 00′ 00″