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How to say it: uh-QUAIR-ee-us
Abbreviation & genitive: Aqr; Aquarii
Approximate position: 23h, −15°
One of the original forty-eight Greek constellations listed by Ptolemy in the Almagest (second-century CE); 10th largest; contains 172 naked-eye stars.
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The brightest stars and best deep sky objects in Aquarius.
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