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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 ... The word "constellation" seems to come from the Late Latin term cōnstellātiō...

Where did constellations come from? | Reference.com

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Constellations came from the imaginations of people who looked up at the stars and saw patterns that they ascribed to their gods, goddesses, heroes and ...

What Are Constellations?

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Looking at constellations: Where did the constellations come from? ... The real purpose for the constellations is to help us tell which stars are which, nothing ...

Constellations: Frequently Asked Questions

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Are there obsolete constellations? Where do individual star names come from? Did other cultures also see constellations in the sky? Are all the stars in a ...

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

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May 1, 2012 ... Astronomers recognize 88 official constellations in the sky. ... Although this celestial feline does not exist today, cat fanciers will be consoled by ...

Modern Constellations - Constellation History

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The forty-eight classical constellations did not cover the entire sky. From the latitude of ancient Greek observatories the extreme southern stars never rose above ...

The Mythology of the Constellations

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Ancient Greek and Roman myths about the stars and constellations. ... By the 5th century B.C., however, most of the constellations had come to be ... century A.D. Although Ptolemy's Almagest does not include the constellations which may only  ...

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Jul 18, 2013 ... Who made the constellations? http://www.stargazersonline.org facebook.com/ stargazers.

Where Did All These Constellations Come From? - Star Gazers

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South Florida's premier public broadcaster, WPBT2, is a community-licensed not- for-profit media enterprise serving communities from the Treasure Coast to the ...

Star Constellations - Facts About Constellations | Solarsystemquick ...

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The familiar constellation of Orion, the three stars in the center are known as ... you will come to Polaris, which is the brightest star in the constellation of Ursa Minor. ... as a result the night sky will look different at midnight from what it did several ...