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Constellation - Wikipedia

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A constellation is formally defined as a region of the celestial sphere, with boundaries laid ... Notable groupings of stars that do not form a constellation are called asterisms. When astronomers s...

Constellations - Windows to the Universe

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Constellations are formed of bright stars which appear close to each other on the sky, but are really far apart in space. The shapes you see all depend on your ...

What are constellations used for? (Intermediate) - Curious About ...

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Jun 27, 2015 ... People have used constellations for many different reasons. ... The stars allowed farmers to plan ahead and form agriculture, and constellations ...

What are constellations? - StarChild - NASA

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As time passed, the sky became filled with constellations, many of which ... Constellations have imaginary boundaries formed by "connecting the dots" and all ...

What Are Constellations?

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So just what are these constellations you keep hearing about? ... the stars, but why would people want to do that (besides astronomers, that is)? After all, I said at ...

Star Constellations - Facts About Constellations | Solarsystemquick ...

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A simple definition of a constellation is a group of stars which form a pattern in the ... Stars do not stay fixed in the night sky, as the Earth rotates they change ...

Star Facts: The Basics of Star Names and Stellar Evolution

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Dec 16, 2014 ... Learn how stars form, how stars and constellations are named, what ... Objects smaller than a tenth of a solar mass do not have enough ...

How are constellations formed? - Quora

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Nov 26, 2015 ... Constellation basically is a group of stars that appear bright. It seems that the stars ... Does the Sun actually move through the constellations?

How were the constellations created? | Reference.com

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The constellations, which reflect mankind's earliest efforts to attach representative significance to what was seen in the night sky, were physically formed at the same time as the billions of other... ... What do you call a group of stars?

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

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Jul 16, 2014 ... This constellation is one of 12 constellations that form the zodiac — the ... listed in Ptolemy's original 48 constellations, does not represent any ...