Puppis

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Puppis
Constellation
Puppis
AbbreviationPup
GenitivePuppis
Pronunciation/ˈpʌps/, genitive the same
Seembolismthe Poop Deck
Richt ascension7.5 h
Declination−30°
QuadrantSQ2
Aurie673 sq. deg. (20t)
Main starns9
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
76
Starns wi planets6
Starns brichter than 3.00m1
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly)3
Brichtest starnζ Pup (Naos) (2.25m)
Nearest starnLHS 1989
(19.67 ly, 6.03 pc)
Messier objects3
Meteor showersPi Puppids
Zeta Puppids
Puppid-Velids
Borderin
constellations
Monoceros
Pyxis
Vela
Carina
Pictor
Columba
Canis Major
Hydra
Veesible at latitudes atween +40° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Februar.

Puppis /ˈpʌps/ is a constellation in the soothren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 07h 30m 00s, −30° 00′ 00″