Asterisms

Great Diamond

The Great Diamond, sometimes called the Virgin's Diamond or the spring Diamond is an asterism popularized by American author Hans A. Rey, who called it the Virgin's Diamond.

Two of the stars, Arcturus and Spica, are also part of another asterism, the Spring Triangle.

Source: Wikipedia

The stars of the Great Diamond

Star

Cor_Caroli

Denebola

Spica

Arcturus

Designation

α CVn

β Leo

α Vir

α Boo

Constellation

Canes Venatici

Leo

Virgo

Bo÷tes

Stars of the Great Diamond; source: Wikipedia

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