Intro and Visual description
Water jar pattern. Near Pegasus.
An ancient Babylonian constellation which contained the September equinox in the fourth millenium B.C. Aquarius is included in the ancient star catalogs of Eudoxos of Knidos, Aratos of Soli, and Ptolemy.
M2 (Globular cluster), mag. 6.4.
M72 (Globular cluster), mag. 9.3.
M73 (Galactic cluster), mag. 9.1.