Horologium (constellation)

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Horologium
Constellation
Horologium
AbbreviationHor
GenitiveHorologii
Pronunciation/ˌhɒrˈlɒiəm/,
genitive /ˌhɒrˈlɒi/
Seembolismthe Pendulum Clock
Richt ascension3 h
Declination−60°
QuadrantSQ1
Aurie249 sq. deg. (58th)
Main starns6
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
10
Starns wi planets2
Starns brichter than 3.00m0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)1
Brichtest starnα Hor (3.85m)
Nearest starnGJ 1061
(11.99 ly, 3.66 pc)
Messier objectsnone
Meteor showers?????
?????
Borderin
constellations
Eridanus
Hydrus
Reticulum
Dorado
Caelum
Veesible at latitudes atween +30° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o December.

Horologium is a smaa an faint constellation in the soothren sky (declination aroond −60 degrees).

Coordinates: Sky map 03h 00m 00s, −60° 00′ 00″