Triangulus constellation dating ariane - Triangulum Australe Constellation: Facts, Story, Stars.


Triangulum is a small constellation in the northern sky. Its name is Latin for "triangle", derived from its three brightest stars, which form a long and narrow triangle.

In the Babylonian star catalogues , Triangulum, together with Gamma Andromedae , formed the constellation known as MUL APIN ( 𒀯𒀳 ) "The Plough". It is notable as the first constellation presented on (and giving its name to) a pair of tablets containing canonical star lists that were compiled around 1000 BC, the . The Plough was the first constellation of the "Way of Enlil "—that is, the northernmost quarter of the Sun's path, which corresponds to the 45 days on either side of summer solstice . Its first appearance in the pre-dawn sky ( heliacal rising ) in February marked the time to begin spring ploughing in Mesopotamia . [2]

The sickle of Saturn's (Cronus), the sickle with which Saturn used to castrate his father, Uranus, fell on Sicily . This sickle was given to Saturn by his mother Gaia (Earth) who created the element of grey flint and shaped a great sickle from it, according to Hesiod, or she made the sickle of adamant, according to Apollodorus [ 1 ].


Triangulus constellation dating ariane

Triangulus constellation dating ariane