۞ Ras Algethi is an orange red and bluish green double star in the head of the Kneeling Man.
۞ Ras Algethi is the star of liars and cheats.
۞ Ras Algethi gives fixity of purpose, strength of character, and ardent nature, but also warns of dangerous passions, deceptiveness, and aggressiveness.
۞ According to Ptolemy Ras Algethi is of the nature of Mercury.
۞ Position of Fixed Star Ras Algethi in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 16°09′ Sagittarius.
۞ Diaspore is the Birthstone of 16°-17° Sagittarius and the 16th of Kislev.