Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand

The Constallations

The following table lists the constellations in the night sky alphabetically.  Click on a constellation name to find out some interesting history and information.  Also some objects and viewing information is given.  A finder chart is included for each constellation.

To find out what is visible tonight visit both the constellation by month page and the Sky Tonight pages.

Andromeda

Circinus

Lacerta

Pisces Austrinus

Atila

Columba

Leo

Puppis

Apus

Coma Berenices

Leo Minor

Pyxis

Aquarius

Corona Australis

Lepus

Reticulum

Aquila

Corona Borealis

Libra

Saggita

Ara

Corvus

Lupus

Saggitarius

Aries

Crater

Lynx

Scorpius

Auriga

Crux

Lyra

Sculptor

Bootes

Cygnus

Mensa

Scutum

Caelum

Delphinius

Microscopium

Serpens

Camelopardus

Dorado

Monoceros

Sextans

Cancer

Draco

Musca

Taurus

Canes Venatici

Equuleus

Norma

Telescopium

Canis Major

Eridanus

Octans

Triangulum

Canis Minor

Fornax

Ophiucus

Triangulum Australe

Capricornus

Gemini

Orion

Tucana

Carina

Grus

Pavo

Ursa Major

Cassiopeia

Hercules

Pegasus

Ursa Minor

Centaurus

Horologium

Perseus

Vela

Cepheus

Hydra

Phoenix

Virgo

Cetus

Hydrus

Pictor

Volans

Chamaeleon

Indus

Pisces

Vulpecula