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Can You Name These 10 Constellations?

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    Ursa Major
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    Virgo
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    Ursa Minor
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    Ursa Minor

    Ursa Minor, otherwise known as the Little Dipper, is connected to the North Star.

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    Sagittarius
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    Capricorn
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    Libra
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    Capricorn

    The Capricorn zodiac is attributed to those born between Dec. 22 and Jan. 19.

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    Cassiopeia
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    Ursa Major
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    Aries
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    Cassiopeia

    This constellation is named after the vain Queen Cassiopeia in Greek mythology.

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    Orion
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    Andromeda
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    Draco
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    Orion

    Orion is a prominent constellation and is visible throughout the world. It was named after a hunter in Greek mythology.

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    Libra
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    Aquarius
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    Cancer
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    Cancer

    Latin for "crab," Cancer is commonly represented by the crustacean, and the stars appear to be in the shape of a pincer.

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    Lacerta
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    Indus
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    Crux
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    Lacerta

    Lacerta is one of the 88 modern constellations defined by the International Astronomical Union. Its name is Latin for "lizard."

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    Pegasus
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    Leo
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    Aries
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    Pegasus

    Pegasus is named after the winged horse from Greek mythology.

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    Ursa Major
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    Scorpius
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    Sagittarius
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    Scorpius

    It's a large constellation in the Southern Hemisphere and also the first name of Draco Malfoy's son.

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    Columba
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    Phoenix
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    Ursa Major
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    Ursa Major

    Ursa Major is known as the Great Bear and is arguably one of the most famous star constellations.

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    Delphinus
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    Piscis Austrinus
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    Hydra
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    Piscis Austrinus

    Latin for "southern fish," Piscis Austrinus is a constellation in the Southern Celestial Hemisphere.

Note: The word "astrology" was changed to "astronomy".

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