Aries Road - Edmond, OK
Posted by: hamquilter
N 35° 38.457 W 097° 30.039
14S E 635747 N 3945160
Quick Description: Aries is a constellation in the northern hemisphere, best visible in the winter and autumn skies.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 8/1/2012 2:01:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMF0BJ
Aries Road is one of many extraterrestrial names used in the Kelly Park addition at Kelly and 15th Street. Aries Road is off Kelly Park Road. The coordinates given are at this intersection.
[exerpts from buzzle.com]
The constellation Aries is a jumping or running "ram" (or sheep). Aries is the Latin word for ram. It is located between the Taurus and Pisces constellations. It is not a bright or conspicuous constellation. Per its size, Aries ranks 39th in the list of 88 constellations. There are hardly any notable nebulae or galaxies present in the Aries constellation.
The notable stars in the Aries constellation are Alpha Arietis (Hamal), Beta Arietis (Sheratan) and Gamma Arietis (Mesarthim), with Hamal being the brightest. The brightest stars represent the head of the ram.
Website of location on Earth: [Web Link]
Celestial Body: Constellation
Website of the Extraterrestrial Location: Not listed
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