Piscis Austrinus

Piscis Australis, The Southern Fish

Constellation of the southern sky

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GenitivePiscis Austrini, Piscis Australis
AbbreviationPsA
Right Ascension21h25 to 23h04
Declination-25.2° to -36.7°
Area (sq deg)245
Brightest StarFomalhaut
Optimum VisibilitySeptember
Map of Piscis Austrinus

The best known and most prominent feature of Piscis Austrinus is the bright white star Fomalhaut. By comparison, the other stars of the constellation are relatively faint.

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