Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Aquarius ←     Aquila: The Eagle     → Ara

(possessive form Aquilae, abbreviation Aql) Link for sharing this page on Facebook
Aquila is one of the 48 ancient constellations recorded by Ptolemy.

Historical Map of Aquila
(Image Credit: USNO copy of the 1661 edition of Bayer's Uranometria)
Portion of Bayer's Uranometria showing Aquila kidnapping Ganymede

Modern Map of Aquila
Wikimedia Commons map by IAU and Sky & Telescope magazine (Roger Sinnott & Rick Fienberg)
IAU/S&T map of Aquila

Constellations Bordering Aquila
Aquarius, Capricornus, Delphinus, Hercules, Ophiuchus, Sagitta, Sagittarius, Scutum, Serpens

Stars in Aquila
     Stars that have common names often have multiple names, so the common names shown (if any) cannot be considered authoritative. Right ascension and declination are given in 2000.0 coordinates.

α Aql (Altair).

β Aql (Alshain).

γ Aql (Tarazed).

δ Aql

ε Aql
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Aquarius ←     Aquila: The Eagle     → Ara