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Piscis Austrinus - The Southern Fish

Snapshot: Piscis Austrin...

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Ella Derbyshire
by Ella Derbyshire on Aug 19, 2009
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These stars have been a fish since ancient Greek and Roman astronomers viewed them from Southern Europe. Here the fish is above Aquarius, drinking water that pours up from the Waterbearer's urn. The only bright star in the constellation is Fomalhaut, which is near the right edge of this snapshot.

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