Sagittarius (constellation)

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Sagittarius
Constellation
Sagittarius
Abbreviation Sgr
Genitive Sagittarii
Pronunciation /ˌsæˈtɛəriəs/, genitive /ˌsæˈtɛəri./
Seembolism the Aircher
Richt ascension 19 h
Declination −25°
Quadrant SQ4
Aurie 867 sq. deg. (15t)
Main starns 12, 8
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
68
Starns wi planets 32
Starns brichter than 3.00m 7
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 2
Brichtest starn ε Sgr (Kaus Australis) (1.79m)
Nearest starn Ross 154
(9.69 ly, 2.97 pc)
Messier objects 15
Borderin
constellations
Veesible at latitudes atween +55° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o August.

Sagittarius is ane o the constellations o the zodiac.

Coordinates: Sky map 19h 00m 00s, −25° 00′ 00″