This constellation symbolizes jurisdiction. The Scales are thereby held up by Astraea, the goddess of justice.
This constellation belongs to the zodiac. Its time of the year is between September 24 and October 23. This constellation does not belong to the zodiac. It's brightest star is β Librae.
Neighboring constellations are Virgo, Hydra, Centaurus, Lupus, Scorpius, Ophiucus, and Serpens. Have a look at our full list of all constellations.
|Latin name:||Libra (Lib)|
|Zodiac:||September 24 - October 23|
|Brightest star:||β Librae|