Dorado

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Dorado
Constellation
Dorado
AbbreviationDor
GenitiveDoradus
Pronunciation/dɒˈrd/, genitive /dɒˈrdəs/
Seembolismthe swordfish
Richt ascension5 h
Declination−65°
QuadrantSQ1
Aurie179 sq. deg. (72nt)
Main starns3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
14
Starns wi planets5
Starns brichter than 3.00m0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)0
Brichtest starnα Dor (3.27m)
Nearest starnGJ 2036
(36.50 ly, 11.19 pc)
Messier objects0
Meteor showersNone
Borderin
constellations
Caelum
Horologium
Reticulum
Hydrus
Mensa
Volans
Pictor
Veesible at latitudes atween +20° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Januar.

Dorado /dɒˈrd/ is a constellation in the soothren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 05h 00m 00s, −65° 00′ 00″