Fixed star:  PEACOCK 
Constellation: Alpha (α) Pavo
Longitude 1900:  22CAP25 Longitude 2000:  23CAP49
Declination 1900:  -57.03′ Declination 2000:  -56.44′
Right ascension:  20h 25m Latitude:  -36.16′
Spectral class:  B3 Magnitude:  2.1

The history of the star: Peacock


Alpha (α) Pavo, Peacock, is a star in the starry tail of the Peacock. 

The astrological influences of the constellation Pavo

Legend: It is said to represent Argos, the builder of the ship Argo, who was changed into a peacock by Juno when Argo Navis was placed in the heavens. [Robson, p.55.] See Star Tales for the story.

Influences: Pavo is said to give vanity and love of display, together with a long life and sometimes fame [Robson, p.55.]


Fixed Stars and Constellations in Astrology, Vivian E. Robson, 1923].