Cap - Capricornus the Sea Goat

Intro and Visual description

Between Sagittarius and Aquarius. Dim stars; look for a laughing mouth.

Origin and History

Ancient autumnal equinox location.

Capricornus is included in the ancient star catalogs of Eudoxos of Knidos, Aratos of Soli, and Ptolemy.

Skylore, Literature and Culture

Pan only partly succeeded in turning himself from a goat into a fish.