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Piscis Austrinus Constellation
Constellation Piscis Austrinus the Southern Fish Star Map

Piscis Austrinus, the Southern Fish (PsA)

(PICE-iss aw-STRY-nus)


The Southern constellation of Piscis Austrinus, the Southern Fish, is best viewed in Fall during the month of October. It's brightest star is Fomalhaut at magnitude 1.16. The boundary of the Piscis Austrinus constellation contains 6 stars that host known exoplanets.

      1. Pronunciation:
      2. PICE-iss aw-STRY-nus
      1. Meaning:
      2. Southern Fish
      1. Genitive:
      2. Piscis Austrini
      1. Abbreviation:
      2. PsA
      1. Constellation Family:
      2. Heavenly Waters
      1. Hemisphere:
      2. Southern
      1. Quadrant:
      2. SQ4
      1. Best viewing month*:
      2. October
      1. Right Ascension (avg):
      2. 22h 25m
      1. Declination (avg):
      2. -31° 34'
      1. Brightest star:
      2. Fomalhaut  (1.16)
      1. Stars with planets:
      2. 6



    Brightest Stars in Piscis Austrinus

    The 10 brightest stars in the constellation Piscis Austrinus by magnitude.

        1. Star
        2. Magnitude
        3. Spectral class

      * Constellation shown for northen hemisphere skies. For the southern hemisphere, constellations appear rotated 180 degrees (upside-down and left-right reversed) from what is shown. Remember that seasons are reversed too - summer in northern latitudes is winter in southern latitudes.

      ** Circumpolar constellations are visible year-round in the hemisphere listed (and not at all in the opposite hemisphere).