|No star of the constellation exceeds the magnitude 3,5.|
|Description||Weak constellation of the southern hemisphere, to the south of Eridanus.
The only remarkable object is R Horologii, a red giant which has a notable variability: it oscillates in fact from the fifth magnitude to the fourteenth with a period of about 400 days.
|The constellation was drawn by Nicolas Louis de La Caille in 1756. It represents a pendulum-clock.|