Indus (constellation)

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Indus
Constellation
Indus
Abbreviation Ind
Genitive Indi
Pronunciation /ˈɪndəs/,
genitive /ˈɪnd/
Seembolism the Indian
Richt ascension 21 h
Declination −55°
Quadrant SQ4
Aurie 294 sq. deg. (49t)
Main starns 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
16
Starns wi planets 3
Starns brichter than 3.00m 0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 1
Brichtest starn The Persian (α Ind) (3.11m)
Nearest starn Epsilon Indi
(11.83 ly, 3.62 pc)
Messier objects none
Meteor showers none[1]
Borderin
constellations
Microscopium
Sagittarius (corner)
Telescopium
Pavo
Octans
Tucana
Grus
Veesible at latitudes atween +15° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o September.

Indus is a constellation in the soothren sky.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Anonymous (February 3, 2007). "Meteor Showers". American Meteor Society. Retrieved 2008-05-07. 

Coordinates: Sky map 21h 00m 00s, −55° 00′ 00″