Introduction to the Day and Night Sky - 88 Different Constellations

Constellation Pronounciation Best month of visibility* North / South Hemisphere
Andromeda an-DROM-eh-duh November N
Antlia ANT-lee-uh S
Apus AY-pus S
Aquarius uh-KWAIR-ee-us October S
Aquila uh-KWIL-ah August N/S
Ara AY-ruh S
Aries AIR-eez December N
Auriga oh-RYE-gah January N
Bootes boe-OH-teez June N
Caelum SEE-lum S
Camelopardalis ka-MEL-oh-PAR-da-lis February N
Cancer KAN-ser March N
Canes Venatici KAY-neez ve-NAT-ih-see May N
Canis Major KAY-nis MAY-jer February S
Canis Minor KAY-nis MY-ner March S
Capricornus kap-rih-KORN-nus September S
Carina ka-RYE-nuh S
Cassiopeia kas-ee-oh-PEE-yah November N
Centaurus sen-TOR-us S
Cepheus SEE-fee-us October N
Cetus SEE-tus November N/S
Chamaeleon ka-MEE-lee-un S
Circinus SUR-sih-nus S
Columba koh-LUM-bah S
Coma Berenices KOH-mah bear-eh-NIGH-seez May N
Corona Australis kor-OH-nah oss-TRAY-liss S
Corona Borealis kor-OH-nah bor-ee-AL-iss June N
Corvus KOR-vus May S
Crater KRAY-ter April S
Crux KRUCKS S
Cygnus SIG-nus September N
Delphinus del-FIE-nus September N
Dorado doh-RAH-doh S
Draco DRAY-koh July N
Equuleus eh-KWOO-lee-us September N
Eridanus eh-RID-ah-nus January S
Fornax FOR-nax December S
Gemini JEM-eh-nye February N
Grus GROOS S
Hercules HER-kyu-leez July N
Horologium hor-oh-LOH-jee-um S
Hydra HIGH-druh April S
Hydrus HIGH-drus S
Indus IN-dus S
Lacerta lah-SIR-tah October N
Leo LEE-oh April N
Leo Minor LEE-oh MY-ner April N
Lepus LEE-pus January S
Libra LEE-brah June S
Lupus LOO-pus S
Lynx LINKS March N
Lyra LYE-rah August N
Mensa MEN-sah S
Microscopium my-kro-SKO-pee-um S
Monoceros moh-NO-ser-ose February N/S
Musca MUS-kah S
Norma NOR-mah S
Octans OCK-tanz S
Ophiuchus oh-fee-YOU-kus July N/S
Orion oh-RYE-un January N/S
Pavo PAH-voh S
Pegasus PEG-a-sus October N
Perseus PURR-see-us December N
Phoenix FEE-nix S
Pictor PICK-tor S
Pisces PIE-seez November N
Piscis Austrinus PIE-sis oss-TRIH-nus October S
Puppis PUP-iss S
Pyxis PICK-sis March S
Reticulum reh-TICK-you-lum S
Sagitta sah-JIT-ah August N
Sagittarius saj-ih-TARE-ee-us August S
Scorpius SKOR-pee-us July S
Sculptor SKULP-tor November S
Scutum SKU-tum August S
Serpens SIR-penz July N
Sextans SEX-tanz April N/S
Taurus TOR-us January N
Telescopium tell-eh-SKO-pee-um S
Triangulum tri-ANG-gyu-lum December N
Triangulum Australe try-ANG-gyu-lum oss-TRAY-lee S
Tucana too-KAN-ah S
Ursa Major UR-sah MAY-jer April N
Ursa Minor UR-sah MY-ner June N
Vela VEE-lah S
Virgo VER-go May N/S
Volans VOH-lanz S
Vulpecula vul-PECK-you-lah September N

* The visibility column gives the month when the centre of the constellation is on the meridian at 9 p.m. local time. If no month is listed, the constellation is not visible in its entirely from Canada. Note that due to the size of Canada, constellation visibility depends greatly on the latitude of the observer therefore, due to constellation size, some may have northern areas visible while the majority of the constellation remains below the horizon.