Lepus (constellation)

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Lepus
Constellation
Lepus
Abbreviation Lep
Genitive Leporis
Pronunciation /ˈlpəs/, or colloquially /ˈlɛpəs/; genitive /ˈlɛpərs/
Seembolism the Hare
Richt ascension 6 h
Declination −20°
Quadrant NQ2
Aurie 290 sq. deg. (51st)
Main starns 8
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
20
Starns wi planets 3
Starns brichter than 3.00m 2
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 3
Brichtest starn α Lep (Arneb) (2.58m)
Nearest starn Gliese 229
(18.83 ly, 5.77 pc)
Messier objects 1
Meteor showers None
Borderin
constellations
Orion
Monoceros
Canis Major
Columba
Caelum
Eridanus
Veesible at latitudes atween +63° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Januar.

Lepus (/ˈlpəs/, colloquially /ˈlɛpəs/) is a constellation lyin juist sooth o the celestial equator, immediately sooth o Orion.

Coordinates: Sky map 06h 00m 00s, −20° 00′ 00″