Capricorn

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(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn

a faint zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere

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the tenth sign of the zodiac

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7[degrees]) 05 06:00 Neptune stationary 06 00:09 Transit of Venus begins 06 03:17 Venus at inferior conjunction 06 21:38 Moon occults rho Sagittarii 07 21:27 Moon occults beta Capricorni 10 03:00 Moon near Neptune (5.
cubits] 3' ina IGI SI MAS ad ina 10 in front of [beta] US Capricorni it was eclipsed.
Twenty-four such ASU's were submerged near natural Zostera capricorni seagrass beds for 6 weeks, and the fish and crustaceans inhabiting them were collected using fine surrounding nets and the ichdiyocide rotenone.
Other notable events (though sparsely observed by BAA observers) were the conjunctions of Jupiter with Neptune on 2009 May 25 and July 13, the occultation of the 6th magnitude star 45 Capricorni on 2009 Aug 3-4, mutual phenomena of the Galilean satellites which were resolved in time-lapse movies for the first time, and several multiple satellite transits.
In 2012 the Moon occults five stars brighter than 4th magnitude: beta Scorpii (Dec 12), zeta Tauri (Nov 02), beta Capricorni (Apr 14, Jun 07 & Aug 01), omega-1 Scorpii (Apr 09, Jun 03 & Aug 24) and rho Sagittarii (Jun 06 & Aug 28).
Other notable events were the conjunctions with Neptune on May 25 and July 13, the 'Bird Strike' impact on July 19, the occultation of 6th-magnitude 45 Capricorni on August 3-4, mutual phenomena of the Galilean satellites which were recorded in resolved time-lapse movies for the first time, and several multiple satellite transits.