Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Hercules ←     Horologium: The Clock     → Hydra

(possessive form Horologii, abbreviation Hor) Link for sharing this page on Facebook
     Horologium is one of fourteen southern constellations created by Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille in 1756 as a result of his observations of ten thousand southern stars, but not introduced to the public until the posthumous publication of his work in 1763.

Historical Map of Horologium
(to be added in the next iteration of this page)

Modern Map of Horologium
Modified version of Wikimedia Commons map by Torsten Bronger
Wikimedia Commons map of Horologium

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

Stars in Horologium
     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 Hor

β Hor

γ Hor

δ Hor

ε Hor
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Hercules ←     Horologium: The Clock     → Hydra