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The constellation Pisces is made up of 21 main stars, according to Universe Today. The constellation is the 14th largest constellation, and contains as many as 86 minor stars and other deep-sky objects within its confine... More »

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The Aquila constellation has seven stars with known planets and has no Messier objects, according to Constellation Guide. Altair, or Alpha Aquilae is the brightest star in Aquila and the 12th brightest star in the sky, More »

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The North Star, also known as Polaris, is a part of the constellation Ursa Minor. Ursa Minor is also referred to as the Little Bear or the Little Dipper. More »

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Major stars in the Pisces constellation include Eta Piscium, Gamma Piscium, Omega Piscium, Iota Piscium, Omicron Piscium and Alpha Piscium. Eta Piscium is the brightest star in the constellation, followed by Gamma Pisciu... More »

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Most constellation maps, or star charts, are circular and labelled with the four cardinal directions and the names of constellations and their major stars. Star charts are also marked with the time of year they represent... More »

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A pattern in the stars is called a constellation. According to the Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network, the sky is divided into 88 official constellation groups. The constellation groups are referred to as a... More »

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The constellation Gemini contains 85 major stars that vary in their distances from Earth. The closest star to Earth, Gliese 251, is around 17.99 light years from Earth. More »

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