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  • Andromeda (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the northern sky, which is surrounded by Auriga, Perseus, Aries, Cetus, Eridanus, Orion and Gemini. [e]
  • Antlia [r]: Constellation in the southern sky, which is surrounded by Hydra, Pyxis, Vela and Centaurus. [e]
  • Boötes [r]: Northern sky constellation with 140 stars including Arcturus (α Bootis), the third-brightest star in the night sky. [e]
  • Caelum [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Columba and Eridanus, its name means 'the chisel' in Latin. [e]
  • Camelopardalis [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere in the large space between Ursa Major, Ursa Minor, and Perseus, its name is Latin for 'giraffe'. [e]
  • Cancer (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Leo and Gemini, fourth member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'crab'. [e]
  • Canes Venatici [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Ursa Major and Boötes, under the handle of the Big Dipper, its name is Latin for 'hunting dogs'. [e]
  • Canis Major [r]: A southern constellation containing Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky, symbolized as a large dog. [e]
  • Canis Minor [r]: A constellation in the northern sky symbolized as a little dog. [e]
  • Capricornus [r]: A constellation in the southern sky. It is surrounded by Aquarius, Aquila, Sagittarius, Microscopium and Piscis Austrinus. [e]
  • Circinus [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Musca and Triangulum Australe, its name is Latin for 'compass'. [e]
  • Coma Berenices [r]: Constellation in the northern sky near Boötes and Leo that contains a prominent cluster of galaxies and the north pole of the Milky Way, its name is Latin for 'Berenice's Hair'. [e]
  • Corona Australis [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Telescopium and Sagittarius, its name is Latin for 'Southern Crown'. [e]
  • Corona Borealis [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere between Hercules and Boötes, its name is Latin for 'Northern Crown'. [e]
  • Crater (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Hydra and Corvus, its name is Latin for 'mixing bowl'. [e]
  • Draco (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the polar region of the Northern Hemisphere near Cepheus and Ursa Major, its name is Latin for 'Dragon'. [e]
  • Equuleus [r]: Northern Hemisphere constellation near Aquarius, right ascension 21 hours, declination 10° north, its name is Latin for 'Little Horse'. [e]
  • Fornax [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Sculptor and Eridanus, its name is Latin for 'furnace'. [e]
  • Hercules (constellation) [r]: Northern constellation located between Lyra and Corona Borealis, named after the Roman mythological hero adapted from the Greek hero Heracles. [e]
  • Horologium [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Hydrus, Eridanus, and Reticulum, its name is Latin for 'horologe', a form of ship's clock. [e]
  • Hydra (constellation) [r]: Stellar onstellation in the equatorial region of the southern sky near Cancer, Libra, and Centaurus, from Greek (water snake). [e]
  • Hydrus [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Tucana and Mensa, its name is Latin for 'male water snake' (not to be confused with hydra). [e]
  • Leo Minor [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Leo and Ursa Major, its name is Latin for 'smaller lion'. [e]
  • Leo [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Cancer and Virgo, containing the bright stars Regulus and Denebola, the fifth member of the zodiac, its name is Latin for 'Lion'. [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]
  • Norma [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere within the Milky Way near Lupus and Ara, its name is Latin for 'carpenter's square'. [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]
  • Pictor [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Columba and Dorado, its name in Latin means 'to paint', with the symbol, a painter's easel. [e]
  • Piscis Austrinus [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Aquarius and Grus, its name is Latin for 'southern fish'. [e]
  • Puppis [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Canis Major and Pyxis, its name is Latin for the 'poop deck' on a ship. [e]
  • Sagitta [r]: Constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Aquila and Vulpecula, its name is Latin for 'arrow'. [e]
  • Sculptor (constellation) [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Cetus and Phoenix, originally named Apparatus Sculptoris, it was shortened to Sculptor. [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]
  • Telescopium [r]: Constellation in the Southern Hemisphere between Pavo and Sagittarius, its name is the Latinized form of the Greek word for 'telescope'. [e]
  • Triangulum Australe [r]: Constellation in the polar region of the southern sky near Apus and Norma, its name is Latin for 'southern triangle'. [e]
  • Ursa Minor [r]: Constellation in the northern sky, having the shape of a ladle with Polaris at the tip of its handle, its name is Latin for 'little bear'. [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]
  • Vulpecula [r]: Constellation in the celestial Northern Hemisphere near Cygnus and Sagitta, its name is Latin for 'little fox'. [e]