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Zodiac: Gemini
May 22 - Jun 21
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Aries (Ram)

The Ram is a rather small constellation, but it is very distinct. Its origins go back to the myth of the golden fleece of the greek mythology.
This constellation belongs to the zodiac. Its time of the year is between March 21 and April 20. This constellation does not belong to the zodiac. It's brightest star is Hamal (α Arietis).
Neighboring constellations are Pisces, Cetus, Taurus, Perseus, and Triangulum.
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Latin name:  Aries (Ari)
English name:  Ram
Abbreviation:  Ari
Zodiac:  March 21 - April 20
Brightest star:  Hamal (α Arietis)

Historic depiction of Aries.

Objects in Ram

A selection of interesting objects visible with a telescope.
NGC 695
a galaxy in the constellation Ram
Image credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University)
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution 3.0 Unported

NGC 772
a galaxy in the constellation Ram
Image credit: Sid Leach/Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States

NGC 678
Image of NGC678 and NGC680, a pair of galaxies approximately 200.000 lightyears apart.
Image credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States

NGC 680
Image of NGC680 and NGC678, a pair of galaxies approximately 200.000 lightyears apart.
Image credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
License: creative commons (cc) Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States

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