The Pegasus Constellation

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Fun Facts

  • It is a constellation in the Northern sky.
  • It was one of 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century astronomer Ptolemy.
  • It has 17 stars in it.
  • 7th largest constellation.
  • It was named after a winged stallion in the Greek mythology.
  • It's visible in the both hemispheres.
  • In the Southern hemisphere it appears upside down.
  • It has been a consolation for over 2,000 years.
  • It's best seen in March-September.