Draco (constellation)

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Draco
Constellation
Draco
AbbreviationDra
GenitiveDraconis
Pronunciation
Seembolismthe Dragon
Richt ascension17 h
Declination+65°
QuadrantNQ3
Aurie1083 sq. deg. (8th)
Main starns14
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
76
Starns wi planets19
Starns brichter than 3.00m3
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)7
Brichtest starnγ Dra (Eltanin) (2.24m)
Nearest starnStruve 2398
(11.52 ly, 3.53 pc)
Messier objects1
Meteor showersDraconids
Borderin
constellations
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −15°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Julie.

Draco is a constellation in the far northren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 17h 00m 00s, +65° 00′ 00″