Chamaeleon

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Chamaeleon
Constellation
Chamaeleon
AbbreviationCha
GenitiveChamaeleontis
Pronunciation/kəˈmliən/, genitive /kəˌmliˈɒnts/
Seembolismthe Chameleon
Richt ascension07h 26m 36.5075s–13h 56m 26.6661s[1] h
Declination−75.2899170°–−83.1200714°[1]°
Aurie132 sq. deg. (79t)
Main starns3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
16
Starns wi planets1
Starns brichter than 3.00m0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)0
Brichtest starnα Cha (4.05m)
Nearest starnα Cha
(63.45 ly, 19.45 pc)
Messier objects0
Meteor showersNone
Borderin
constellations
Musca
Carina
Volans
Mensa
Octans
Apus
Veesible at latitudes atween +0° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Aprile.

Chamaeleon (/kəˈmliən/) is a smaa constellation in the soothren sky.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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

Coordinates: Sky map 11h 00m 00s, −80° 00′ 00″