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88 modern constellations

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In modern astronomy, the sky (celestial sphere) is divided into 88 regions called constellations, ... They are actually abbreviations of the genitive form of the constellation names, so some letters...

Constellation List

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Alphabetical listing of constellations. Andromeda · Antlia · Apus · Aquarius · Aquila · Ara · Aries · Auriga · Boötes · Caelum · Camelopardalis · Cancer · Canes  ...

The 88 Recognized Constellations - Infoplease

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In astronomical works, the Latin names of the constellations are used. The letter N or S following the Latin name indicates whether the constellation is located to ...

How the Night Sky Constellations Got Their Names - Space.com

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May 1, 2012 ... There are 88 officially recognized constellations in the sky, and these astronomical patterns have a fascinating and long history. Forty-eight of ...

88 Officially Recognized Constellations - StarChild - Nasa

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Latin Name, English Name or Description. Andromeda, Princess of Ethiopia. Antlia, Air pump. Apus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius, Water bearer. Aquila, Eagle.

Constellations: The Zodiac Constellation Names - Space.com

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May 16, 2012 ... There are 13 popular constellations in the zodiac. But these are just some of the star constellations astronomers use to divide the sky.

The 88 Official Constellations

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The Latin names and meanings of the official 88 constellations are given below. The original 48 constellations of Ptolemy are indicated with an asterisk *.

Constellation Names

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It seems like each constellation has several ways to pronounce it. There is an excellent article in Sky & Telescope about constellation names that you can view  ...

Constellation Names, Abbreviations and Pronounciation Key

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Feb 5, 2007 ... Learn all you need to know about constellation names, abbreviations and how to pronounce them in this authoritative guide. Impress your ...

15 Constellations Every Man Should Know (And How to Find Them)

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Jul 16, 2014 ... The constellation may also have gotten its name from the tale of Phaethon and Cycnus. Phaethon was the son of Helios (the sun god), and took ...

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Constellation Guide | StarDate Online

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The International Astronomical Union recognizes 88 constellations covering the ... Most constellation names are Latin in origin, dating from the Roman empire, ...

Constellation Names

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Name, Pronunciation, Translation. Andromeda, an-DROM-eh-da, Ethiopian Princess. Antlia, ANT-ll-a, Air Pump. Apus, AYE-pus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius ...

The Constellations | IAU

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Each Latin constellation name has two forms: the nominative, for use when talking about the constellation itself, and the genitive, or possessive, which is used in ...