Harman Patil

Aquarius in Chinese astronomy

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According to traditional Chinese uranography, the modern constellation Aquarius is located within the northern quadrant of the sky, which is symbolized as the Black Tortoise of the North (北方玄武, Běi Fāng Xuán Wǔ).

The name of the western constellation in modern Chinese is 寶瓶座 (bǎo píng zuò), meaning "the precious pitcher constellation".


The map of Chinese constellation in constellation Aquarius area consists of:


Aquarius in Chinese astronomy Wikipedia

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