Pleiades and Hyades
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The Night Sky This Month: February 2020

January 31, 2020 James Miller 0

During the last month of winter in the northern hemisphere, prominent constellations in the night sky include Orion, Taurus, Canis Major, Canis Minor, Gemini, Auriga, Leo, Ursa Major, and Cancer. In February’s night sky review, […]

Jellyfish Nebula (IC 443)
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The Night Sky This Month: January 2020

January 1, 2020 James Miller 0

Constellations that are prominent in the south at around midnight at this time of the year include Gemini, Cancer, Canis Minor, and the “head” of Hydra. Although these constellations are not particularly rich in easy […]