Constellation Hunter Program - Southern Sky Observing

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Constellation Hunter Program Chair:

Cliff Mygatt
P.O. Box 8607
Port Orchard, WA 98366
(360) 265-5418
E-mail: cliffandchris@wavecable.com

Observing List:

The 57 constellations are listed in alphabetical order. Your observing plan should be based on those constellations that are visible on any particular night. You can generate this list using a planeshpere. Information provided on each object is a check box, constellation name, right ascension, and declination. This is a list of all of the constellations that appear south of the ecliptic.

For a printable version of the Checklist, click here

 

Constellation Hunter Southern Skies Observing Checklist
  Constellation Right Ascension (center) Declination (center)
[  ] Antlia 10 hrs. - 35 deg
[  ] Apus 17 hrs - 75 deg
[  ] Aquarius 23 hrs - 10 deg
[  ] Aquila 20 hrs + 4 deg
[  ] Ara 17 hrs - 55 deg
[  ] Caelum 05 hrs -40 deg
[  ] Canis Major 07 hrs - 25 deg
[  ] Capricornus 21 hrs - 20 deg
[  ] Carina 09 hrs - 60 deg
[  ] Centaurus 13 hrs - 45 deg
[  ] Cetus 02 hrs - 5 deg
[  ] Chamaeleon 10 hrs - 80 deg
[  ] Circinus 15 hrs - 65 deg
[  ] Columba 06 hrs - 35 deg
[  ] Corona Australis 19 hrs - 40 deg
[  ] Corvus 12 hrs - 20 deg
[  ] Crater 11 hrs - 15 deg
[  ] Crux 12 hrs - 60 deg
[  ] Dorado 05 hrs - 65 deg
[  ] Eridanus 04 hrs - 15 deg
[  ] Fornax 03 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Grus 23 hrs - 50 deg
[  ] Horologium 03 hrs - 50 deg
[  ] Hydra 10 hrs - 20 deg
[  ] Hydrus 02 hrs - 70 deg
[  ] Indus 22 hrs - 60 deg
[  ] Lepus 06 hrs - 20 deg
[  ] Libra 15 hrs - 20 deg
[  ] Lupus 16 hrs - 40 deg
[  ] Mensa 05 hrs - 75 deg
[  ] Microscopium 21 hrs - 40 deg
[  ] Monoceros 07 hrs - 6 deg
[  ] Musca 13 hrs - 70 deg
[  ] Norma 16 hrs - 50 deg
[  ] Octans 20 hrs - 85 deg
[  ] Ophiuchus 17 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Orion 6 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Pavo 19 hrs - 65 deg
[  ] Phoenix 01 hr - 50 deg
[  ] Pictor 06 hrs - 55 deg
[  ] Piscis Austrinus 22 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Puppis 08 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Pyxis 09 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Reticulum 04 hrs - 60 deg
[  ] Sagittarius 19 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Scorpius 19 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Sculptor 00 hrs - 30 deg
[  ] Scutum 19 hrs - 10 deg
[  ] Serpens Caput 17 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Serpens Cauda 17 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Sextans 10 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Telescopium 19 hrs - 50 deg
[  ] Triangulum Australe 16 hrs - 65 deg
[  ] Tucana 00 hrs - 65 deg
[  ] Vela 09 hrs - 50 deg
[  ] Virgo 13 hrs 0 deg
[  ] Volans 08 hrs - 70 deg