Corona Australis


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Co·ro·na Aus·tra·lis

(kə-rō′nə ô-strā′lĭs)
n.
A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Telescopium and Sagittarius. Also called Southern Crown.

[Latin Corōna austrālis : corōna, crown + austrālis, southern.]

Corona Australis

(ɒˈstreɪlɪs)
n, Latin genitive Coronae Australis (kəˈrəʊniː)
(Astronomy) a small faint constellation in the S hemisphere between Ara and Pavo
[literally: Southern crown]

Co•ro•na Aus•tra•lis

(kəˈroʊ nə ɔˈstreɪ lɪs)

n. gen. Co•ro•nae Australis (kəˈroʊ ni)
the Southern Crown, a constellation touching the southern part of Sagittarius.
[< Latin: literally, southern crown]
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Alpha Telescopii points north-west to focus on, and reveal, the soft distant light of the planetary nebula IC 4699, situated midway between Alpha and Epsilon Telescopii, barely 30 arc minutes from the Corona Australis border.
RXJ185635-3754 is now 200 light years away in the southern constellation of Corona Australis.
Now located 200 light years away in the southern constellation of Corona Australis, it will swing past our Solar System in about 300,000 years time - missing the Earth by a safe 170 light years.