The Scorpion may seem like just another bug with claws and a tail. However, in that tail is Venom. It's stingers can be deadly to other animals and humans alike. It goes to show that even the smallest things can have the biggest impact. The Scorpius constellation is represented by the scorpion, it was discovered in The Second Century A.D. my Greek Astronomer Ptolemy.
The Scorpius Constellation is located in the SQ3 quadrant. It's bordering constellations are Ara, Libra, Sagittarius, Lupus, Corona Australis, Ophiuchus & Norma. Galaxies located in Scorpius are NGC 6000, NGC 6139, NGC 6144, IC 4596, NGC 6256, NGC 6388, NGC 6441 & NGC 6453. Stars that make Scorpius are Antares, Upsilon Scorpii, Tau Scorpii, Theta Scorpii, Xi Scorpii, G Scorpii, Rho Scorpii, Pi Scorpii, Epsilon Scorpii, Scorpius X-1, Mu2 Scorpii, Eta Scorpii, Zeta1 Scorpii, 18 Scorpii, ω2 Sco, Omicron Scorpii, Wray 17-96, Iota1 Scorpii, 1 Scorpii, OGLE-2005-BLG-390L, Gliese 682, MOA-2008-BLG-310L, WASP-17, V1073 Scorpii, V1309 Scorpii, LSS 4067, OGLE-2007-BLG-368L, EPIC 204278916, V1280 Scorpii, 1RXS J160929.1-210524, GCRT J1745-3009, HIP 79431, UScoCTIO 108, IRAS 17163-3907, HD 160529, WR 93b, PSR J1614-2230, OGLE-2005-BLG-071L, 22 Scorpii, WR 86, Zeta2 Scorpii, N Scorpii, V1094 Scorpii, VVV-WIT-07, HD 162374, T Scorpii, HD 162725, Antares B, AR Scorpii, AH Scorpii & U Scorpii.
In The Traditional Classical World Religion, Scorpius was the Scorpion sent out by Gaia to kill Orion. She did this out of rage for Orion stating that he would hunt and kill every animal on Earth. This attempt at Orion's life failed however because a Serpent Bearer named Ophiuchus would revive him and Orion would live on. This is why in the night sky you never see both The Orion Constellation and The Scorpius Constellation in the same view of the night sky; also why The Ophiuchus Constellation lies in the midway of the two.
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