Lupus (constellation)

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Lupus
Constellation
Lupus
AbbreviationLup
GenitiveLupi
Pronunciation/ˈljuːpəs/, genitive /ˈljuːp/
Seembolismthe Wouf
Richt ascension15.3 h
Declination−45°
QuadrantSQ3
Aurie334 sq. deg. (46th)
Main starns9
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
41
Starns wi planets5
Starns brichter than 3.00m3
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)1
Brichtest starnα Lup (Men) (2.30m)
Nearest starnLHS 397
(19.35 ly, 5.93 pc)
Messier objects0
Borderin
constellations
Norma
Scorpius
Circinus
Centaurus
Libra
Hydra (corner)
Veesible at latitudes atween +35° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Juin.

Lupus /ˈljuːpəs/ is a constellation in the soothren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 15h 18m 00s, −45° 00′ 00″