The Capricorn is one of the oldest constellations. It is often depicted as a combination of a goat and a fish due to its ancient name in the Babylonian culture.
This constellation belongs to the zodiac. Its time of the year is between December 22 and January 20. This constellation does not belong to the zodiac. It's brightest star is Algedi (δ Capricorni).
Neighboring constellations are Sagittarius, Microscopium, Pisces Austrinus, Aquarius, and Aquila. Have a look at our full list of all constellations.
|Latin name:||Capricornus (Cap)|
|Zodiac:||December 22 - January 20|
|Brightest star:||Algedi (δ Capricorni)|