Origin of Achernar
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Its brightest star, Achernar, is a star of the first magnitude, but it lies below the horizon in our latitudes.
Latitude by meridian altitude of Achernar 16 degrees 10 minutes.
Latitude by altitude of Achernar, 15 degrees 39 minutes 43 seconds.
Latitude by meridian altitude of Achernar 16 degrees 26 minutes.
Achernar means "The End of the River" and this is nearly its position in the constellation.