Mensa (constellation)

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Mensa
Constellation
Mensa
Abbreviation Men
Genitive Mensae
Pronunciation /ˈmɛnsə/
genitive: /ˈmɛns/
Seembolism the Table Moontain
Richt ascension 4 ~ 7.5 h
Declination −71 ~ −85.5°
Quadrant SQ1
Aurie 153 sq. deg. (75t)
Main starns 4
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
16
Starns wi planets 2
Starns brichter than 3.00m none
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) none
Brichtest starn α Men (5.09m)
Nearest starn α Mensae
(33.10 ly, 10.15 pc)
Messier objects none
Meteor showers none
Borderin
constellations
Chamaeleon
Dorado
Hydrus
Octans
Volans
Veesible at latitudes atween +4° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Januar.

Mensa is a constellation in the soothren sky, creatit in the 18t century.

Coordinates: Sky map 05h 00m 00s, −80° 00′ 00″