Apus, the Bird-of-Paradise (Aps)
The constellation of Apus, the Bird-of-Paradise, is best viewed in Summer during the month of July. It's brightest star is Apodis at magnitude 3.80. The boundary of the Apus constellation contains 2 stars that host known exoplanets.
Star Clusters in Apus
The most notable, famous, and easy-to-find star clusters in the constellation Apus :
Exoplanets in Apus
These are the most notable named exoplanet systems known in the constellation Apus. Bear in mind that we will likely discover billions of exoplanets in the years to come.
- Host star name
- Exoplanet name
* For southern latitudes, flip the season listed. For example, if a constellation is listed as best viewed in the summer in the month of July, in the southern hemisphere the constellation would be best viewed in the winter in January and would be upside-down.
** Circumpolar constellations are visible year-round in the hemisphere listed (and not at all in the opposite).