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Reticulum


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The seventh-smallest constellation, lying in the southern sky. Reticulum represents the reticle used in an eyepiece for measuring star positions. Its brightest star is Alpha Reticuli, magnitude 3.3. Zeta Reticuli is a wide double of stars similar to the Sun, magnitudes 5.2 and 5.5.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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