Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Aries ←     Auriga: The Charioteer     → Bo÷tes

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

Historical Map of Auriga
From Bayer's 1603 Uranometria
(Image Credit and © Tartu Observatory Virtual Museum; used by permission)
Portion of Bayer's Uranometria showing the region near Auriga
The horizontal bands at the bottom represent the Ecliptic (with degree markings) and the northern Zodiac

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

Constellations Bordering Auriga
Camelopardalis, Gemini, Lynx, Perseus, Taurus

Stars in Auriga
     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 Aur (Capella)

β Aur (Menkalinan)

γ Aur

δ Aur

ε Aur
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Aries ←     Auriga: The Charioteer     → Bo÷tes