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Camelopardalis

Giraffe
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Camelopardalis is a large, but dim constellation that stretches from the polar region south towards Perseus and Auriga. Camelopardalis is difficult to find since the stars that make up the figure are 4th magnitude or dimmer. First described Petrus Plancius and adopted by German astronomer Jakob Bartsch (Bartschius) as a camel, Camelus, it was renamed by Hevelius to be the spotted camel, Camelopardalis, and is now commonly called the Giraffe.