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Constellation of the southern sky

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Relative Galactic Position of Caelum

Viewed relative to the Galaxy as a whole, Caelum's sparseness is easy to understand: it describes a slice of sky that looks out into empty intergalactic space.

Caelum is a small and inoffensive constellation that might most kindly be described as 'sparse'. Only four stars are visible without optical aid, and none of these exceed fourth magnitude.

Map of Caelum Map of Caelum


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