Cepheus is a northern constellation representing the legendary king of Ethiopia, who was the husband of Cassiopeia and the father of Andromeda. It is one of the 88 modern constellations, and was also one of the 48 listed by Ptolemy.
|Meaning in English||King Cepheus|
|Right ascension||22 h|
|Visible to latitude||Between 90° and -10°|
|On meridian||9 p.m., October 15|
588 sq. deg.
|Number of stars with|
apparent magnitude < 3
- Apparent magnitude
|Alderamin (α Cep)|