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 We will try the Constellation Tour again tonight includes Dorado, Tucana and Orion. Links to the objects are active - try them out.

Dorado - The goldfish; a constellation introduced by Keyser & de Houtman in 1598.

Brightest Objects in Dorado

Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
α-Dor (mag 3.3) NGC 1820 (mag 9.0) NGC 1835 (mag 9.8) NGC 1566 (mag 9.4)
β-Dor (mag 3.8) NGC 1850 (mag 9.3) NGC 1978 (mag 9.9) NGC 1553 (mag 9.5)
γ-Dor (mag 4.3) NGC 2100 (mag 9.6) NGC 1786 (mag 10.1) NGC 1549 (mag 9.9)
δ-Dor (mag 4.3) NGC 2004 (mag 9.8) NGC 2210 (mag 10.2) NGC 1617 (mag 10.4)
36-Dor (mag 4.6) NGC 1866 (mag 9.8) NGC 1783 (mag 11.0) NGC 1947 (mag 10.8)
ζ-Dor (mag 4.7) NGC 1818 (mag 9.8) NGC 1806 (mag 11.0) NGC 1533 (mag 10.9)
θ-Dor (mag 4.8) NGC 1755 (mag 9.9) NGC 1898 (mag 11.0) NGC 1515 (mag 11.0)
ν-Dor (mag 5.0) NGC 1805 (mag 10.0) NGC 1846 (mag 11.0) NGC 1596 (mag 11.0)
η²-Dor (mag 5.0) NGC 1856 (mag 10.0) NGC 1644 (mag 13.0) NGC 1672 (mag 11.0)
ε-Dor (mag 5.1) NGC 2136 (mag 10.0) NGC 2257 (mag 13.5) NGC 1546 (mag 11.6)
λ-Dor (mag 5.1) NGC 2157 (mag 10.0) NGC 1868 NGC 1688 (mag 12.0)
WZ Dor (mag 5.2) NGC 2041 (mag 10.0) NGC 1953 IC 2082 (mag 12.8)
κ-Dor (mag 5.3) NGC 2164 (mag 10.0) NGC 2120 NGC 1796 (mag 13.0)
28-Dor (mag 5.3) NGC 1854 (mag 10.0) NGC 2162 NGC 2082 (mag 13.0)
π²-Dor (mag 5.4) NGC 1951 (mag 10.0) NGC 2231 NGC 1853
π¹-Dor (mag 5.6) NGC 1774 (mag 10.0) NGC 2154 NGC 2228
η¹-Dor (mag 5.7) NGC 2214 (mag 11.0) NGC 2193 NGC 2233
R Dor (mag 5.7) NGC 1831 (mag 11.0) NGC 2249 IC 2028
XY Dor (mag 6.5) NGC 1903 (mag 12.0) NGC 1652 NGC 1556
HD NGC 1897 NGC 1795 IC 2033
  NGC 2053 NGC 1917 NGC 1581
  NGC 2166 NGC 2108 IC 2043
  NGC 1902 NGC 2155 IC 2065
  NGC 2091   IC 2079
  NGC 2177   NGC 1765

Dorado

Tucana- The toucan; a constellation introduced by Keyser & de Houtman in 1598

Brightest Objects in Tucana

Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
α-Tuc (mag 2.8) NGC 330 (mag 9.6) NGC 104 (mag 4.0) NGC 7329 (mag 12.0)
γ-Tuc (mag 4.0) NGC 222 (mag 11.0) NGC 362 (mag 6.6) NGC 406 (mag 12.0)
ζ-Tuc (mag 4.2) NGC 220 (mag 11.0) NGC 419 (mag 10.0) NGC 434 (mag 13.0)
β¹-Tuc (mag 4.3) NGC 242 (mag 12.0) NGC 121 (mag 10.6) NGC 7219 (mag 13.0)
ε-Tuc (mag 4.5) NGC 290 (mag 12.0) NGC 416 (mag 11.0) NGC 432
β²-Tuc (mag 4.5) NGC 176 (mag 12.0) NGC 361 (mag 11.8) IC 5218
δ-Tuc (mag 4.5) NGC 231 (mag 12.0) NGC 339 (mag 11.9) NGC 466
κ-Tuc (mag 5.0) NGC 371 NGC 269 (mag 12.0) IC 5244
ν-Tuc (mag 5.0) IC 1662 NGC 152 (mag 12.0) NGC 7278
η-Tuc (mag 5.0) NGC 465 NGC 265 (mag 12.0) IC 5266
β³-Tuc (mag 5.1) IC 1655   NGC 7408
HD 212330 (mag 5.3)     IC 5323
ι-Tuc (mag 5.3)     NGC 7652
ρ-Tuc (mag 5.4)     IC 5335
λ²-Tuc (mag 5.5)     NGC 7676
π-Tuc (mag 5.5)     NGC 7734
HD 225253 (mag 5.6)     IC 1597
HD 220572 (mag 5.6)     IC 5188
CG Tuc (mag 5.6)     IC 5202
HD 220790 (mag 5.6)     NGC 360
HD 219482 (mag 5.7)     IC 5207
HD 222820 (mag 5.7)     IC 5222
BQ Tuc (mag 5.8)     NGC 484
HD 3823 (mag 5.9)     IC 5249
HD 224361 (mag 5.9)     IC 5280

Tucana

And Orion - The hunter; associated in Greek mythology with a son of Poseidon, but associated by the Sumerians with their great hero Gilgamesh

Brightest Objects in Orion

Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
Stars Open Clusters Globular Clusters Galaxies
Rigel (mag 0.3) Messier 42 (mag 4.0)   NGC 1819 (mag 13.0)
Betelgeuse (mag 0.6) NGC 1981 (mag 4.6)   NGC 1924 (mag 13.0)
Bellatrix (mag 1.7) NGC 2169 (mag 5.9)   NGC 1684 (mag 13.0)
Alnilam (mag 1.7) NGC 1662 (mag 6.4)   NGC 1691 (mag 13.0)
Alnitak (mag 1.9) NGC 2175 (mag 6.8)   NGC 1729 (mag 13.0)
Saiph (mag 2.1) NGC 2194 (mag 8.5)   NGC 1762 (mag 13.0)
Mintaka (mag 2.2) NGC 2186 (mag 8.7)   IC 412 (mag 14.0)
ι-Ori (mag 2.8) NGC 2112 (mag 9.0)   NGC 1678 (mag 14.0)
π³-Ori (mag 3.2) NGC 2141 (mag 9.4)   NGC 1719 (mag 14.0)
η-Ori (mag 3.4) NGC 1663   NGC 2110 (mag 14.0)
Meissa (mag 3.5) NGC 2143   IC 413 (mag 14.0)
τ-Ori (mag 3.6) NGC 2180   NGC 1661 (mag 14.0)
π⁴-Ori (mag 3.7) NGC 1977   NGC 1682 (mag 14.0)
π⁵-Ori (mag 3.7) NGC 2184   NGC 1685 (mag 14.0)
HD 21364 (mag 3.7) NGC 2202   NGC 1670 (mag 14.0)
σ-Ori (mag 3.8) NGC 1980   NGC 1690 (mag 14.0)
O²-Ori (mag 4.1)     NGC 1713 (mag 14.0)
φ²-Ori (mag 4.1)     IC 392 (mag 15.0)
μ-Ori (mag 4.1)     IC 2112 (mag 15.0)
e-Ori (mag 4.1)     NGC 1753 (mag 15.0)
ζ-Ori (mag 4.2)     NGC 1709 (mag 15.0)
π²-Ori (mag 4.3)     NGC 1875 (mag 15.0)
φ¹-Ori (mag 4.4)     IC 409 (mag 15.0)
ν-Ori (mag 4.4)     IC 414 (mag 15.0)
χ¹-Ori (mag 4.4)     NGC 1740 (mag 15.0)

 Orion

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