constellation

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star in constellation, brightest alpha
star system in the constellation Centaurus Alpha Centauri
double star 15.7 light years from Earth; the brightest star in the Aquila constellation Altair
constellation in the northern hemisphere between Cassiopeia and Pegasus; contains the Andromeda galaxy Andromeda
spiral galaxy in the constellation of Andromeda that is visible to the naked eye Andromeda galaxy
faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Hydra and Vela Antlia
constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere near Octans Apus
zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Capricornus and Pisces Aquarius
constellation in the Milky Way near Cygnus; contains the star Altair Aquila
constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma Ara
4th brightest star and the brightest star in the constellation Bootes; 36 light-years from Earth Arcturus
formerly a large constellation in the southern hemisphere between Canis Major and the Southern Cross; now divided into Carina and Pyxis and Puppis and Vela Argo
small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Pisces and Taurus Aries
star cluster smaller than constellation asterism
(astronomy) a cluster of stars (or a small constellation) asterism
stars smaller than constellation, cluster of asterism
conspicuous constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Great Bear and Orion at edge of Milky Way Auriga , Charioteer
(astronomy) the equinoctial point that lies in the constellation of Virgo autumnal equinox
group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major Big Dipper , Charles's Wain , Dipper , Plough , Wagon , Wain
constellation in the northern hemisphere near Ursa Major Bootes
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