CORONA AUSTRALIS

| CORONA AUSTRALIS Chart | Midnight Culmination | Description |

Constellation Data

  • Name: CORONA AUSTRALIS
  • Translation: Southern Crown
  • Abbreviation: CrA
  • Genitive: Coronae Australis
  • Size: 80
  • Regions: Southern
  • RA: 19 hours
  • Decl: -40 degrees
  • Season: Summer
  • Midnight Culmination: June 30



What is the Genitive form?
What is Right Ascension (RA)?
Is this constellation ever visible from my latitude? What is Declination?

Where should I look for a constellation on a date before or after its midnight culmination? What is Midnight Culmination?

Description

Partially visible low in the south in June and July from 35 degrees north latitude.

[star chart]


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