۞ Alphecca is a brilliant white star in the Northern Crown.
۞ According to Ptolemy the influence of Alphecca is like Venus and Mercury.
۞ Alphecca gives a brilliant mind, honor and dignity as well as poetical and artistic ability, but also warns of scandals, betrayal in love, and sorrow through children.
۞ Position of Behenian Fixed Star Alphecca in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 12°17′ Scorpio and conjunct Fixed Star Menkent (12°18′ Scorpio).
۞ Blue Nephrite Jade is the Birthstone of 12°-13° Scorpio.