Constellation Location

The star Fomalhaut ("Mouth of the Fish"), 13 times the brightness of the Sun, resides in the constellation, Piscis Austrinus, or the Southern Fish.

Credit:

NASA, ESA and A. Feild (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:opo0510c
Type:Artwork
Release date:22 June 2005, 19:00
Size:1324 x 1268 px

About the Object

Name:Fomalhaut, HD 216956, Piscis Austrinus
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Type : Variable
• Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
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