Delphinus

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Delphinus
Constellation
Delphinus
AbbreviationDel
GenitiveDelphini
Pronunciation/dɛlˈfnəs/ Delfínus, genitive /dɛlˈfn/
SeembolismDowphin
Richt ascension21 h
Declination+10°
QuadrantNQ4
Aurie189 sq. deg. (69t)
Main starns5
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
19
Starns wi planets5
Starns brichter than 3.00m0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)2
Brichtest starnRotanev (β Del) (3.63m)
Nearest starnHU Del
(29.01 ly, 8.89 pc)
Messier objects0
Meteor showersNone
Borderin
constellations
Vulpecula
Sagitta
Aquila
Aquarius
Equuleus
Pegasus
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −70°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o September.

Delphinus /dɛlˈfnəs/ is a constellation in the northren sky, close tae the celestial equator.

Coordinates: Sky map 20h 42m 00s, +13° 48′ 00″