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Zodiac: Capricornus
Dec 22 - Jan 20
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Perseus (Perseus)

In the greek mythology, Perseus was the hero who rescued Andromeda, the beautiful daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopeia, from Whale, the sea monster.
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 Taurus, Auriga, Camelopardalis, Cassiopeia, Andromeda, Triangulum, and Aries. Have a look at our full list of all constellations.
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Latin name:  Perseus (Per)
English name:  Perseus
Abbreviation:  Per
Zodiac:  Constellation does not belong to the zodiac.
Brightest star:  (not in database)
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Objects in Perseus

A selection of interesting objects visible with a telescope.
M76 (NGC 650, Little Dumbbell Nebula)
a planetary nebula in the constellation Perseus
Image credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States

NGC 1275
a galaxy in the constellation Perseus
Image credit: NASA, ESA and Andy Fabian (University of Cambridge, UK)
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution 3.0 Unported

A few stars named in Perseus

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A few free stars in Perseus

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