Ordem e Progresso Brasilian flag symbolism

A list of constellations and stars on the map:
  1. ProcyonCanis Minoris),
  2. Canis Major; five stars, the largest depicting Sirius.
  3. CanopusCarinae),
  4. SpicaVirginis).
  5. Hydra; two stars, the largest depicting Alphard.
  6. Crux Australis; five stars, the largest depicting Alpha Crucis.
  7. Sigma Octantis (σ Octantis; south pole star).
  8. Triangulum Australe; three stars of similar size.
  9. Scorpius; eight stars,the largest depicting Antares.
The motto "Ordem e Progresso" ("Order and Progress") is inspired by Auguste Comte's motto of positivism: "L’amour pour principe et l’ordre pour base; le progrès pour but" ("Love as a principle and order as the basis; progress as the goal")
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