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Phoenix (Phoenix)

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Hemisphere Visible


The constellation stretches from roughly -39° to -57° declination, and from 23.5h to 2.5h of right ascension. This means it is generally invisible to anyone living north of the 40th parallel in the Northern Hemisphere.

Phoenix is named after the mythical bird.

Neighbouring Constellations

Sculptor (Sculptor)

Tucana (Toucan)

Eridanus (Eridanus)

Fornax (Furnace)

Grus (Crane)

Hydrus (Hydrus)

Picture of Phoenix