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Aquila

Quick Facts

Name:Aquila
ACK-will-ah
Meaning:Eagle
Abbreviation:Aql
Genitive:Aquilae
Visible in Latitudes:85° thru -75°
Viewing Season:Summer
Best Seen In:September, 9:00 pm
Transit Date:July 20
Right Ascension:19.67 hours
Declination:-2.5 degrees
Area:652.473 sq. degrees

Star Diagram

Star Diagram: Aquila

About Aquila

Aquila (the Eagle) is the messenger from heaven, leading souls to immortality.

Named Stars

 
NameStar
AltairAlpha Aql
AlshainBeta Aql
TarazedGamma Aql
Deneb el OkabEpsilon Aql
Deneb el OkabZeta Aql

Neighboring Constellations

AquariusSagitta
CapricornusSagittarius
DelphinusScutum
OphiuchusSerpens
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