Constellation Info

Abbr: Pup

Genitive: Puppis

Size: 20 of 88

RA: 7 hours

Evening culmination (9 pm): February

Midnight Culmination: January

Decl: -30 degrees

Entirely visible from: S of 39° latitude

Partially visible from: between 39° and 79° latitude

Not visible at all from: N of 79° latitude


Bordering constellations:

Constellation - Names

Arabic: الكوثل

Chinese: 船尾座

English: Stern of Argo Navis

French: Poupe

German: Achterdeck

Greek: Πρύμνη

Hebrew: ירכתי הספינה

Italian: Poppa

Latin: Puppis

Russian: Корма

Spanish: Popa

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