Constellation of Hydra (west)
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Hydra west
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Image and text ©2008 Akira Fujii/David Malin Images.

In the picture above north is at the top and the image covers 56.7 x 70.9 degrees.
Image centre is located at 10:45:26.9, -20:08:15 (H:M:S, D:M:S, J2000) Astrometric data from

The Mid-Western part of Hydra
Best seen in the early evening during March to May

The main Hydra page with commentary is here
The eastern end of Hydra is here.
The stars in the head of Hydra are best seen on the Sextans page.
David Malin, 2009 October 15