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Cetus (Whale)

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 Pisces, Aquarius, Sculptor, Fornax, Eridanus, Taurus, and Aries. Have a look at our full list of all constellations.
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Latin name:  Cetus (Cet)
English name:  Whale
Abbreviation:  Cet
Zodiac:  Constellation does not belong to the zodiac.
Brightest star:  (not in database)
Historic depiction of Cetus, along with other existing and abandoned constellations.

Objects in Whale

A selection of interesting objects visible with a telescope.
M77 (NGC 1068, Cetus A)
a spiral galaxy in the constellation Whale
Image credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona

NGC 329
a spiral galaxy in the constellation Whale
Image credit: Sloan Digital Sky Survey

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