Pyxis (abbr. Pyx, gen. Pyxidis)
The Mariner's Compass (originally called Pyxis Nautica); a small, faint southern constellation that lies north of Vela and west of Antlia. It contains only one third- and two fourth-magnitude star. See below for details of the constellation's brightest stars.
Related categories NOTABLE STARS
NEBULAE AND STAR CLUSTERS
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