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88 IAU constellations

The Eridanus Constellation

Located in the southern skies is the Eridanus constellation, one of the original 48 catalogued by Ptolemy and one of…

1 year ago

The Equuleus Constellation

Welcome to another edition of Constellation Friday! Today, in honor of the late and great Tammy Plotner, we take a…

1 year ago

The Draco Constellation

Located in the northern hemisphere, between the two "dippers", is the Draco constellation - one of the 48 compiled by…

1 year ago

The Dorado Constellation

Located in the southern skies is the constellation of Dorado, one of the 88 modern constellations recognized by the IAU

2 years ago

The Delphinus Constellation

The northern constellation of Delphinus, located near the celestial equator, is one of the original 48 constellations compiled by Ptolemy

3 years ago

The Cygnus Constellation

Located in the northern hemisphere is the Cygnus constellation, one of the 48 constellations identified by Ptolemy and one of…

3 years ago

The Crux Constellation

Located in the southern skies is the Crux constellation (aka. the "Southern Cross"), a constellation that played an important role…

3 years ago

The Crater Constellation

Located in the southern hemisphere is the Crater constellation (aka. "the cup), one of the 88 modern constellations recognized by…

3 years ago

The Corvus Constellation

Located in the southern celestial hemisphere is the constellation Corvus (Latin for "the Raven"), one of the original 48 constellations…

3 years ago

The Corona Borealis Constellation

Located in the northern hemisphere is the faint constellation of Corona Borealis, otherwise known as the "Northern Crown".

3 years ago