Fornax

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Fornax
Fornax
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List of stars in Fornax
Abbreviation: For
Genitive: Fornacis
Symbology:
Right ascension: 3 h
Declination: −30°
Area: 398 sq. deg. (41st)
Main stars: 2
Bayer/Flamsteed stars: 27
Stars known to have planets: 7
Bright stars: 0
Nearby stars: 2
Brightest star: α For (3.80m)
Nearest star: LP 944-20 ( ly)
Messier objects: None
Meteor showers: None
Bordering constellations: Cetus
Sculptor
Phoenix
Eridanus
Visible at latitudes between +50° and −90°
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of December


Fornax is a constellation in the southern sky.