Serpens JonathanDavila ASTR 5/5L 25 September 2012
Location & Alpha/Beta Stars   16hrs right ascension and 10°    north in declination   Alpha        Ras Alhague        ...
Special Objects Messier    5   Global   Cluster
Mythology   Serpent revealed the secret of    bringing the dead back to life.   Secret revealed to the great    healer, ...
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Constellation Serpens The Serpent

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Powerpoint on a constellation I did for my Astronomy class.

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  1. 1. Serpens JonathanDavila ASTR 5/5L 25 September 2012
  2. 2. Location & Alpha/Beta Stars 16hrs right ascension and 10° north in declination Alpha  Ras Alhague  M= +2.1 Beta  Cheleb  M= +2.8  M= +2.8
  3. 3. Special Objects Messier 5  Global Cluster
  4. 4. Mythology Serpent revealed the secret of bringing the dead back to life. Secret revealed to the great healer, Asclepius, Responsible for him becoming god of medicine. Hades feared that Asclepius would cause trouble in his realm. Immortalized by having his image placed among the stars.

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