Musca (constellation)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Click for larger image
List of stars in Musca
Abbreviation: Mus
Genitive: Muscae
Right ascension: 11h 19.3m to 13h 51.1m h
Declination: −64.64° to −75.68°°
Area: 138 sq. deg. (77th)
Main stars: 6
Bayer/Flamsteed stars: 13
Stars known to have planets: 3
Bright stars: 1
Nearby stars: 1
Brightest star: α Mus (2.69m)
Nearest star: LP 145-141 ( ly)
Messier objects: none
Meteor showers: ?????
Bordering constellations:
Visible at latitudes between +10° and −90°
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of May

Musca is a constellation in the southern sky.