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The "classical" zodiac consists of 12 constellations, most of them represent some animal (hence the name). According to the current definitions of constellations, however, the Sun goes through 13 constellations.

The "classical" zodiac consists of 12 constellations, most of them represent some animal (hence the name). According to the current definitions of constellations, however, the Sun goes through 13 constellations.

The "classical" zodiac consists of 12 constellations, most of them represent some animal (hence the name). According to the current definitions of constellations, however, the Sun goes through 13 constellations.

The "classical" zodiac consists of 12 constellations, most of them represent some animal (hence the name). According to the current definitions of constellations, however, the Sun goes through 13 constellations.

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The "classical" zodiac consists of 12 constellations, most of them represent some animal (hence the name). According to the current definitions of constellations, however, the Sun goes through 13 constellations.

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How many constellations comprise the signs of the zodiac?

There are many more than 12 constellations in the sky, but only 12 constellations are signs of the Zodiac.


How many revised zodiac constellations are there?

Indian astrology does not revise constellations.


How many constellations are included in the zodiac?

12


What is the history of the zodiac constellations?

zodiac constellations, commonly referred to as "zodiac signs" are constellations that each have their own symbol, and are assigned 30 days in our calendar year.


Why are the constellations in the zodiac different from the others?

Constellations in the Zodiac are along the plane of the ecliptic.


Who first used the constellations of the Zodiac?

The Babylonians were the first to use the constellations of the Zodiac.


How many costelations are in the Zodiac?

There are 12 constellations in the tropical zodiac that is used by astrologers. They are the same as the names of the zodiac signs.


How many constellations are there within the path of the sun in the sky throughout the year which also known as the zodiac?

The classical constellations of the Zodiac are 12, but according to the modern official boundaries of the constellation, the Sun passes through 13 constellations.


Are the signs of the Zodiac also constellations in the sky?

The signs of the zodiac come from the twelve zodiacal constellations.


What zodiac is Pegasus?

Pegasus is NOT a zodiacal constellation. Only the constellations along the ecliptic are the constellations of the zodiac.


Which constellations does the ecliptic pass through?

FANTASTIC question !!! The constellations along the ecliptic are the constellations of THE ZODIAC ! In Greek, "zodiac" means "ring of animals"


What are constellations that follow the path of the sun?

These are the ZODIACAL CONSTELLATIONS - the constellations of the zodiac.


How is zodiac related to constellations?

The zodiac is the group of constellations where the Sun passes, in its yearly movement (this yearly movement is really the reflection of Earth's movement around the Sun). The "classical" Zodiac has 12 constellations, but the way constellations are organized today, the Sun actually passes through 13 constellations.The zodiac is the group of constellations where the Sun passes, in its yearly movement (this yearly movement is really the reflection of Earth's movement around the Sun). The "classical" Zodiac has 12 constellations, but the way constellations are organized today, the Sun actually passes through 13 constellations.The zodiac is the group of constellations where the Sun passes, in its yearly movement (this yearly movement is really the reflection of Earth's movement around the Sun). The "classical" Zodiac has 12 constellations, but the way constellations are organized today, the Sun actually passes through 13 constellations.The zodiac is the group of constellations where the Sun passes, in its yearly movement (this yearly movement is really the reflection of Earth's movement around the Sun). The "classical" Zodiac has 12 constellations, but the way constellations are organized today, the Sun actually passes through 13 constellations.


How many zodiacs are there?

There is only one zodiac. Our zodiac is made up of twelve (or possibly 13) constellations.


What constellations are near mercury?

All of the constellations of the zodiac.


Do planets wander in and out of constellations?

yes, they do. The planets wander through the constellations of the zodiac, as do the moon and sun. They all travel on a very narrow path of sky called the Ecliptic - and the constellations along the ecliptic are the constellations of the zodiac. Zodiac is a Greek word that means "ring of animals".


What is the largest constellation in the zodiac?

The largest of the 12 zodiac constellations is Virgo.


What are the twelve constellations the solar system bodies move through?

They are the Zodiac constellations.


What do constellations have to do with horoscopes?

Actually In astronomy, the zodiac is the ring of constellations that lines the ecliptic, which is the apparent path of the Sun across the celestial sphere over the course of the year. Without the constellations no zodiac would exist.


What are the twelve constellations?

What do you mean "the" 12? There are not 12 constellations, there are a total of 88 constellations. Perhaps you are confusing with the signs of the zodiac.


What is a zodiac sign?

A zodiac sign is any of the twelve star signs corresponding to the constellations which form the zodiac.


What are 4 constellations that are not found in the zodiac?

The zodiac is the collection of constellations around the meridian that are familiar astrological signs (capricorn, virgo, taurus, aries, leo, etc.) There are many constellations in both the northern and southern hemispheres that are not part of the zodiac. Some that you may have heard of in the northern hemisphere include Orion, the big and little dippers (formerly Ursa Major and Ursa Minor), and Cassiopeia.


What two constellations is Pisces located by?

Between the two zodiac constellations Aries and Aquarius


How long does it take for earth to transition between the zodiac constellations?

From our perspective, the sun moves through the zodiacal constellations, not Earth. But that takes approximately one year - since their are 12 constellations of the zodiac - one for each month.


As the Sun traverses the zodiac each year it moves through how many constellations?

It moves through the 12 standard constellations that define the basic neighborhood of the ecliptic. These are the constellations you see listed in your morning paper's horoscope.