Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Coma Berenices ←Corona Australis: The Southern Crown→ Corona Borealis

(possessive form Coronae Australis, abbreviation CrA) Link for sharing this page on Facebook
 Corona Australis is one of the 48 ancient constellations recorded by Ptolemy. In historical atlases it overlaps Sagittarius, but in modern atlases it is a small region lying between Sagittarius and Scorpius.

Historical Maps of Corona Australis
Corona Australis in Bayer's 1603 Uranometria
(Image Credit and © Tartu Observatory Virtual Museum; used by permission)
Portion of Bayer's Uranometria showing Corona Australis

Sagittarius from Bayer's 1603 Uranometria, labeled to show Corona Australis and Scorpius
(Image Credit and © Tartu Observatory Virtual Museum; used by permission)
The horizontal bands represent the Ecliptic (marked in degrees) and the Zodiac
Portion of Bayer's Uranometria showing Sagittarius and Corona Australis

From Bode's 1801 Uranographia (Image Credit and © Tartu Observatory Virtual Museum; used by permission)
Portion of Bode's Uranographia showing the region near Corona Australis

Modern Map of Corona Australis
Wikimedia Commons map by IAU and Sky & Telescope magazine (Roger Sinnott & Rick Fienberg)
Wikimedia Commons map of Corona Australis

Constellations Bordering Corona Australis
(to be added in the next iteration of this page)

Stars in Corona Australis
 Stars that have common names often have multiple names, so the common names shown (if any) cannot be considered authoritative. Right ascension and declination are given in 2000.0 coordinates.

α CrA

β CrA

γ CrA

δ CrA

ε CrA
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Coma Berenices ←Corona Australis: The Southern Crown→ Corona Borealis