Sagitta (The Arrow) to Vulpecula (The Fox)

Part of the Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


Sagitta is a summer constellation situated south of Vulpecula and north of Aquila. It is small, but it has a distinctive shape, so it is easy to recognize. Its brightest stars are Gamma (3m5), which has a beautiful orange color, Delta (3m8), Alpha, and Beta (both 4m4).


Neutron Star Open Cluster Globular Cluster Spiral Galaxy Elliptical Galaxy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.LjubljanaSlovenia

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