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What is the constellation Aries?
Aries is a medium-sized northern constellation of the zodiac that lies in a rather barren part of the sky. It contains mostly inconspicuous faint stars and is bordered by Taurus to the east, Perseus and Triangulum to the north, Pisces to west and Cetus to the south.
What are the 5 major stars in Aries?
Major stars in Aries. 1 Hamal 鈥?伪 Arietis (Alpha Arietis) 2 Sheratan 鈥?尾 Arietis (Beta Arietis) 3 Mesarthim 鈥?纬 Arietis (Gamma Arietis) 4 Botein 鈥?未 Arietis (Delta Arietis) 5 Bharani 鈥?41 Arietis (c Arietis) More items
What is the brightest star in Aries?
Hamal (alpha Arietis – 伪 Ari) 鈥?at mag. +2.01 is the brightest star in Aries. It’s a K2 orange giant about twice as massive as the Sun that’s located 66 light-years distant. The star is variable although the range is extremely small (mag. +1.98 to +2.04).
Why can’t you just go to one location and arrive at constellations?
You can’t just go to one location and arrive at the constellation because the constellation is made up of stars at different locations and different distances. The nearest main star in the constellation is at a distance of 58.66 light years and the furthest main star is a distance of 165.65 light years.