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Crater (abbr. Crt, gen. Crateris)





The Cup; a small, faint southern constellation that lies next to Hydra. Its only star above fourth magnitude is Delta Crt (visual magnitude 3.56, absolute magnitude -0.32, spectral type K0III, distance 195 light-years).


Crater constellation
Crater. © 2003 Torsten Bronger.
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