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Corona Australis

The Southern Crown is one of th 16 southern constellations of Ptolemy. The crown is said to be the wreath of Bacchus for his mother Semele or to belong to the Centaur of Sagittarius. represents the wheel upon which Ixion was tormented because of his insult to Juno constellation has also been called Uraniscus, because of its resemblance to the palate. Cited from Website Corona Australis. http://users.winshop.com.au/annew/CoronaAustralis.htm
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