Pavo (constellation)

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Pavo
Constellation
Pavo
Abbreviation Pav
Genitive Pavonis
Pronunciation /ˈpv/,
genitive /pəˈvns/
Seembolism the Peacock
Richt ascension 18h 10.4m tae 21h 32.4m[1] h
Declination −56.59° tae −74.98°[1]°
Quadrant SQ4
Aurie 378 sq. deg. (44t)
Main starns 7
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
24
Starns wi planets 6
Starns brichter than 3.00m 1
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 4
Brichtest starn α Pav (Peacock) (1.91m)
Nearest starn SCR 1845-6357
(12.57 ly, 3.85 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers Delta Pavonids
August Pavonids
Borderin
constellations
Octans
Apus
Ara
Telescopium
Indus
Veesible at latitudes atween +30° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o August.

Pavo is a constellation in the soothren sky wi the Laitin name for peacock.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Pavo, constellation boundary". The Constellations. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 23 August 2013. 

Coordinates: Sky map 20h 00m 00s, −65° 00′ 00″