Planet Earth
International Astronomical Union WGSN


If you want to contribute data, please contact the WGSN.

Please provide data in the following templates


  • List of Names:
  • definition of stick figures: constellationship.fab 
  • planet_names.fab
  • description.en.utf8 

Optional files:

  • constellation artwork:
    • image files (JPG or PNG, 95 dpi, 512×512 pxl or 1024×1024 pxl)
    • their coordinates: constellationart.fab 
  • star_names.fab
  • names of deep sky objects: dso_names.fab

Star Names 

  • google spreadsheet with the columns: 
    • name 
    • HIP 
    • etymology
    • reference(s)