A constellation is formally defined as a region of the celestial sphere, with
boundaries laid ... Constellations in the far southern sky are late 16th- and mid
18th-century constructions. 12 of the ...
Jul 2, 2014 ... Learn how to spot the three largest constellations in the night sky: Hydra, Virgo
and Ursa Major.
Find planets, stars and constellations quickly and easily in the night sky with the
AstroViewer night sky map.
Sky Map is a hand-held planetarium for your Android device. Use it to identify
stars, planets, nebulae and more. Originally developed as Google Sky Map, it
Regardless of the difficulties, recognizing star constellations can fill one with a
sense of both satisfaction and humbling awe, and so to help you on you way,
Jul 17, 2014 ... Since ancient times, civilizations have assigned constellations based on
conspicuous patterns of stars in the night sky. These patterns were ...
Late March, April and May are superb months for identifying Leo the Lion. How to
spot it, its history, and the telescopic wonders in this region of the sky.
Jul 16, 2014 ... Finding constellations in the night sky is an activity that can be enjoyed by young
and old alike. Here we feature 15 of the most famous and ...
Clicking on the star map shows a more detail constellation sky map. These sky
maps only show stars and not any planets because planets do not repeat their ...
Find the winter constellations. A NOTE ABOUT LATITUDE: These sky charts
assume an observer at 40 degrees north latitude; much of the world's population