Vela (constellation)

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Vela
Constellation
Vela
Abbreviation Vel
Genitive Velorum
Pronunciation /ˈvlə/,
genitive /vˈlɔərəm/
Seembolism the Sails
Richt ascension 9 h
Declination −50°
Quadrant SQ2
Aurie 500 sq. deg. (32nt)
Main starns 5
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
50
Starns wi planets 7
Starns brichter than 3.00m 5
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 3
Brichtest starn γ Vel (1.75m)
Nearest starn Luhman 16
(6.6 ly, 2.0 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers Delta Velids
Gamma Velids
Puppid-velids
Borderin
constellations
Antlia
Pyxis
Puppis
Carina
Centaurus
Veesible at latitudes atween +30° an −90°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o March.

Vela is a constellation in the soothren sky.

Coordinates: Sky map 09h 00m 00s, −50° 00′ 00″