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Hydrus
Constellation
Hydrus
Abbreviation Hyi
Genitive Hydri
Pronunciation /ˈhdrəs/, genitive /ˈhdr/
Seembolism the watter snake
Richt ascension 00h 06.1m tae 04h 35.1m[1] h
Declination −57.85° tae −82.06°[1]°
Quadrant SQ1
Aurie 243 sq. deg. (61st)
Main starns 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
19
Starns wi planets 4
Starns brichter than 3.00m 2
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 1
Brichtest starn β Hyi (2.82m)
Nearest starn β Hyi
(24.38 ly, 7.47 pc)
Messier objects none
Meteor showers none
Borderin
constellations
Dorado
Eridanus
Horologium
Mensa
Octans
Phoenix (corner)
Reticulum
Tucana
Veesible at latitudes atween +8° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o November.

Hydrus /ˈhdrəs/ is a smaa constellation in the deep soothren sky.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Hydrus, Constellation Boundary". The Constellations. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 11 September 2013. 

Coordinates: Sky map 02h 00m 00s, −70° 00′ 00″