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Pisces Constellation
Constellation Pisces the Fishes Star Map

Pisces, the Fishes (Psc)

(PICE-eez)


The Northern constellation of Pisces, the Fishes, is best viewed in Fall during the month of November. It's brightest star is Alpherg at magnitude 3.62. The boundary of the Pisces constellation contains 18 stars that host known exoplanets.

      1. Pronunciation:
      2. PICE-eez
      1. Meaning:
      2. Fishes
      1. Genitive:
      2. Piscium
      1. Abbreviation:
      2. Psc
      1. Constellation Family:
      2. Zodiacal
      1. Hemisphere:
      2. Northern
      1. Quadrant:
      2. NQ1
      1. Best viewing month*:
      2. November
      1. Right Ascension (avg):
      2. 0h 53m
      1. Declination (avg):
      2. 15° 29'
      1. Brightest star:
      2. Alpherg  (3.62)
      1. Stars with planets:
      2. 18



    Brightest Stars in Pisces

    The 10 brightest stars in the constellation Pisces by magnitude.

        1. Star
        2. Magnitude
        3. Spectral class



      Double Stars in Pisces

      These are the brightest and easiest-to-find double, triple, and quadruple star systems in the constellation Pisces. Also see all star clusters.

          1. Star system
          2. Magnitudes
          3. Type
          1. 65 Piscium
          2. 6.3, 6.3
          3. double
          1. Psi 1 Piscium
          2. 5.3, 5.4
          3. double
          1. Zeta Piscium
          2. 5.2, 6.3
          3. double
          1. Alpha Piscium
          2. 4.1, 5.2
          3. double



        Galaxies in Pisces

        The most notable, famous, and easy-to-find galaxies in the constellation Pisces. Also see all galaxies.

            1. Galaxy name
            2. Alt name
            3. Galaxy type



          Milky Way Satellites in Pisces

          Dwarf satellite galaxies that orbit the Milky Way Galaxy located in the constellation Pisces. Also see all Milky Way satellite galaxies.

              1. Galaxy name
              2. Alt name
              3. Magnitude
              1. Pisces II
              1. Pisces I

            * 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).