VW Hydri is a star that can be located in the constellation of Hydrus. The description is based on the spectral class. VW Hydri is not part of the constellation but is within the borders of the constellation.
The location of the star in the night sky is determined by the Right Ascension (R.A.) and Declination (Dec.), these are equivalent to the Longitude and Latitude on the Earth. The Right Ascension is how far expressed in time (hh:mm:ss) the star is along the celestial equator. If the R.A. is positive then its eastwards. The Declination is how far north or south the star is compared to the celestial equator and is expressed in degrees. For VW Hydri, the location is 04h 09m 11.39 and -27° 17` 41.3 .
|Primary / Proper / Traditional Name||VW Hydri|
|Constellation's Main Star||No|
|Multiple Star System||No / Unknown|
|Right Ascension (R.A.)||04h 09m 11.39|
|Declination (Dec.)||-27° 17` 41.3|