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  • Alpha Andromedae [r]: Alpha Andromedae, or Alpheratz, is a bright star in the constellation Andromeda [e]
  • Andromeda (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the northern sky, which is surrounded by Auriga, Perseus, Aries, Cetus, Eridanus, Orion and Gemini. [e]
  • Andromeda Galaxy [r]: Nearest large spiral galaxy to the Milky Way, also known as Messier 31 [e]
  • Antlia [r]: Constellation in the southern sky, which is surrounded by Hydra, Pyxis, Vela and Centaurus. [e]
  • Apus [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Musca and Pavo, first defined in the late sixteenth century, its name meaning 'no feet' in Greek. [e]
  • Aquarius [r]: Constellation in the equatorial region of the Southern Hemisphere near Pisces and Aquila, the 11th member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'water-bearer' or 'cup-bearer'. [e]
  • Aquila [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere and the Milky Way near Aquarius and Serpens Cauda, its name is Latin for 'eagle'. [e]
  • Ara [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near the constellations Norma and Telescopium, its name is Latin for 'altar'. [e]
  • Aries [r]: A constellation in the northern sky symbolized by a ram. [e]
  • Auriga [r]: A constellation in the northern sky. [e]
  • Beta Andromedae [r]: Beta Andromedae, or Mirach, is a bright star in the constellation Andromedae [e]
  • Boötes [r]: Northern sky constellation with 140 stars including Arcturus (α Bootis), the third-brightest star in the night sky. [e]
  • Constellation [r]: An officially recognised formation of stars, such as the Big Dipper or Orion. [e]
  • Delphinus [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Pegasus and Aquila, its name is Latin for 'Dolphin'. [e]
  • Fornax [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Sculptor and Eridanus, its name is Latin for 'furnace'. [e]
  • Gamma Andromedae [r]: Gamma Andromedae, also known as Almach, is the third brightest star in the constellation Andromeda [e]
  • Gemini [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere containing the stars Castor and Pollux, the third member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'Twins'. [e]
  • Indus [r]: a constellation in the southern sky. [e]
  • International Astronomical Union [r]: Internationally recognized authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies (stars, planets, asteroids, etc), headquartered in Paris, France. [e]
  • Lacerta [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Cygnus and Andromeda, its name is Latin for 'lizard'. [e]
  • Lepus [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Orion and Columba, its name is Latin for 'hare'. [e]
  • Mensa (constellation) [r]: Southern constellation between Hydrus and Volans, its name is Latin for 'table'. [e]
  • Microscopium [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere, its name is Latin for 'microscope'. [e]
  • Monoceros [r]: A constellation in the southern sky. [e]
  • NGC 1976 [r]: The Orion Nebula (Great Nebula in Orion), an emission nebula in the constellation Orion also known as M 42. [e]
  • NGC 1982 [r]: An emission nebula located in the constellation Orion. [e]
  • NGC 2068 [r]: An emission nebula in the constellation Orion that is also known as M 78. [e]
  • Octans [r]: Constellation that includes the southern celestial pole, its name is Latin for the eighth part of a circle, but it is actually named after the 'octant', a navigational instrument. [e]
  • Ophiuchus [r]: A constellation in the southern sky. [e]
  • Pavo [r]: Constellation in the southern sky with 129 stars, symbolized as a peacock. [e]
  • Pegasus [r]: Northern constellation lying SW of Andromeda and SE of Cygnus, named for the mythological winged horse Pegasus. [e]
  • Perseus [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Andromeda and Auriga, named after the legendary hero in Greek mythology. [e]
  • Phoenix [r]: Constellation in the southern sky. [e]
  • Ptolemy [r]: (2nd century AD) Egyptian astronomer and geographer whose main work, the Almagest, a compendium of contemporary astronomical knowledge, was in use into the 15th century. [e]
  • Reticulum [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Dorado and Horologium, its name is Latin for 'net'. [e]
  • Sagittarius [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Scorpius and Capricorn, the ninth member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'archer'. [e]
  • Sagitta [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Aquila and Vulpecula, its name is Latin for 'arrow'. [e]
  • Scorpius [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Libra and Sagittarius, containing the bright red star Antares, and the eighth member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'scorpion'. [e]
  • Sculptor (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Cetus and Phoenix, originally named Apparatus Sculptoris, it was shortened to Sculptor. [e]
  • Scutum [r]: Southern constellation, right ascension 19 hours, declination 10° south, its name is Latin for 'shield'. [e]
  • Serpens [r]: Constellation in the equatorial region of the northern sky, made up of two parts, Serpens Cauda, the tail, and Serpens Caput, the head, both near Hercules and Ophiuchus, its name is Latin for 'serpent'. [e]
  • Taurus [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Orion and Aries, the second member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'bull'. [e]
  • USS Almaack (AKA-10) [r]: attack cargo ship of the Second World War [e]
  • USS Andromeda (AKA-15) [r]: An Andromeda class attack cargo ship. [e]
  • Vela [r]: A constellation in the southern sky. [e]
  • Virgo [r]: Constellation in the region of the celestial equator between Leo and Libra, the sixth member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'virgin'. [e]
  • Volans [r]: Constellation in the polar region of the celestial Southern Hemisphere near Carina and Dorado, its name is Latin for 'flying fish', having being shortened from Piscis Volans. [e]