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Jordanus

A vague & obsolete figure called Jordanus, the River Jordan started at Cor Caroli, ran under the Bears above Leo, Cancer, and Gemini, thru stars of Leo Minor and the Lynx, ending at Cameleopardus; according to Allen, it was formed by Bartschius; according to Ridpath, by Plancius. http://ye-stars.com/spans.htm
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