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Triangulum
Constellation
Abbreviation Tri
Genitive Trianguli
Pronunciation /trˈæŋɡjᵿləm/,
genitive /trˈæŋɡjᵿl/
Symbolism The Triangle
Right ascension 01h 31.3m to 02h 50.4m
Declination 25.60° to 37.35°
Quadrant NQ1
Area 132 sq. deg. (78th)
Main stars 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
14
Stars with planets 3
Stars brighter than 3.00m 0
Stars within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 0
Brightest star β Tri (3.00m)
Nearest star δ Tri
(35.29 ly, 10.82 pc)
Messier objects 1
Meteor showers None
Bordering
constellations
Andromeda
Pisces
Aries
Perseus
Visible at latitudes between +90° and −60°.
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of December.

Triangulum is a constellation in the northern sky.

Deep-sky objects

Triangulum galaxy

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