INDUS

| INDUS Chart | Midnight Culmination | Description | Special Stars |

Constellation Data

  • Name: INDUS
  • Translation: Indian
  • Abbreviation: Ind
  • Genitive: Indi
  • Size: 49
  • Regions: Southern
  • RA: 22 hours
  • Decl: -60 degrees
  • Season: Winter
  • Midnight Culmination: August 12
  • Pages where INDUS is discussed in Chet Raymo's 365 Starry Nights: 97



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

Very dim.

[star chart]


Star chart created with Voyager II Software for Macintosh, published by Carina Software. This is just a taste of what Voyager can do! For info on Voyager II software, call Carina Software at (510) 355-1266, write them at 12919 Alcosta Blvd Suite #7, San Ramon, CA 94583, or visit Carina Software's home page and check out Voyager II for yourself.

Special Stars

Epsilon-Indi is a very close red dwarf, and therefore the faintest star visible to the unaided eye. 11.3 LY.

Table of 25 Brightest Stars.
What is apparent stellar magnitude?

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