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Piscis Austrinus
Constellation
Abbreviation PsA
Genitive Piscis Austrini
Pronunciation or genitive
Symbolism the Southern Fish
Right ascension 22
Declination −30
Quadrant SQ4
Area 245 sq. deg. (60th)
Main stars 7
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
21
Stars with planets 3
Stars brighter than 3.00m 1
Stars within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 3
Brightest star Fomalhaut (α PsA) (1.16m)
Nearest star Lacaille 9352
(10.74 ly, 3.29 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers ?
Bordering
constellations
Capricornus
Microscopium
Grus
Sculptor
Aquarius
Visible at latitudes between +55° and −90°.
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of October.

Piscis Austrinus is a constellation in the southern sky.

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