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Pyxis
Constellation
Pyxis
Abbreviation Pyx
Genitive Pyxidis
Pronunciation /ˈpɪkss/, genitive /ˈpɪksds/
Seembolism The compass box
Richt ascension 9 h
Declination −30°
Quadrant SQ2
Aurie 221 sq. deg. (65t)
Main starns 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
10
Starns wi planets 3
Starns brichter than 3.00m 0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 1
Brichtest starn α Pyx (3.68m)
Nearest starn Gliese 318
(30.13 ly, 9.24 pc)
Messier objects None
Meteor showers None
Borderin
constellations
Hydra
Puppis
Vela
Antlia
Veesible at latitudes atween +50° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Mairch.

Pyxis (/ˈpɪkss/; Greek: box) is a smaa an faint constellation in the soothren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 09h 00m 00s, −30° 00′ 00″