Pavo (constellation)

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Pavo
Constellation
Pavo
AbbreviationPav
GenitivePavonis
Pronunciation/ˈpv/,
genitive /pəˈvns/
Seembolismthe Peacock
Richt ascension18h 10.4m tae 21h 32.4m[1] h
Declination−56.59° tae −74.98°[1]°
QuadrantSQ4
Aurie378 sq. deg. (44t)
Main starns7
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
24
Starns wi planets6
Starns brichter than 3.00m1
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)4
Brichtest starnα Pav (Peacock) (1.91m)
Nearest starnSCR 1845-6357
(12.57 ly, 3.85 pc)
Messier objects0
Meteor showersDelta 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″