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Volans - Flying Fish

This is another new constellation formerly introduced by Bayer. It comprises 46 stars south of Canopus and Miaplacidus.

It is the Flying Fish or Piscis Volans, shortened to avoid confusion with all the other fish.
Right Ascension 08:00
Diameter (°)8
Area (square °)141
Opposition Jan 18
Size Rank 76th
Brightness Rank 61st