Pictor

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Pictor
Pictor
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List of stars in Pictor
Abbreviation: Pic
Genitive: Pictoris
Symbology:
Right ascension: 4.53 h ~ 6.85 h
Declination: −43° ~ −64°
Area: 247 sq. deg. (59th)
Main stars: 3
Bayer/Flamsteed stars: 15
Stars known to have planets: 6
Bright stars: none
Nearby stars: 1
Brightest star: α Pic (3.30m)
Nearest star: Kapteyn's Star ( ly)
Messier objects: none
Meteor showers: none
Bordering constellations: Caelum
Carina
Columba
Dorado
Puppis
Volans
Visible at latitudes between +26° and −90°
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of January


Pictor is a constellation in the southern sky.