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The Toucan

Constellation of the southern sky

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Map of Tucana Map of Tucana

Tucana is not an area of sky filled with bright stars, though Alpha Tucanae reaches a magnitude of +2.9. More important, though, are Tucana's stock of extragalactic objects, including not only the bright Globular Cluster 47 Tucanae, but also the Small Magellanic Cloud.


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