۞ Alderamin is a star marking the right shoulder of Cepheus, the King of Ethiopia.
۞ According to Ptolemy, the influence of Cepheus is like Saturn and Jupiter.
۞ Alderamin gives poetic and dramatic talent but also warns of severe trials and sternness.
۞ Position of Fixed Star Alderamin in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 12°47′ Aries.
۞ Sodalite is the Birthstone of 12°-13° Aries and the 12th of Nissan.