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Zodiac: Leo
Jul 23 - Aug 22
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Carina (Ship keel)

Carina contains the second brightest star in the sky, Canopus, which is topped only by Sirius.
This constellation belongs to the zodiac. Its time of the year is between and . This constellation does not belong to the zodiac. It's brightest star is (not in database).
Neighboring constellations are Puppis, Pictor, Volans, Chamaeleon, Musca, Centaurus, and Vela.
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Latin name:  Carina (Car)
English name:  Ship keel
Abbreviation:  Car
Zodiac:  Constellation does not belong to the zodiac.
Brightest star:  (not in database)

Objects in Ship keel

A selection of interesting objects visible with a telescope.
NGC 3372 (Keyhole Nebula; Carina Nebula)
a diffuse nebula in the constellation Ship keel
Image credit: NASA/ESA, The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI)
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution 3.0 Unported

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