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Andromeda
Constellation
Andromeda IAU
Abbreviation And
Genitive Andromedae
Pronunciation Template:IPA-en, genitive /ænˈdrɒmɨdiː/
Symbolism Andromeda,
the Woman Chained[1]
Right ascension 1 h
Declination +40°
Quadrant NQ1
Area 722 sq. deg. (19th)
Main stars 4, 18
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
65
Stars with planets 10
Stars brighter than 3.00m 3
Stars within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 3
Brightest star α And (Alpheratz) (2.07m)
Nearest star Ross 248
(10.30 ly, 3.16 pc)
Messier objects 3
Meteor showers Andromedids (Bielids)
Bordering
constellations
Perseus
Cassiopeia
Lacerta
Pegasus
Pisces
Triangulum
Visible at latitudes between +90° and −40°.
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of November.

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Notable deep space objects

References

  1. ^ Allen (1899) p.31.
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