What Characteristics Help Identify the Constellation Orion?

Answer Well-known for its belt of three bright stars, including two of the brightest stars in the night sky, the constellation of Orion the Hunter is one of the most easily recognizable constellations to ... Read More »

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How many stars are in the Taurus constellation?

The constellation Taurus contains 15 named stars and approximately 220 total stars. The entire constellation creates a long "Y" shape, with the top portion tracing the bull from the horns to the n... Read More »

What Types of Stars Are Found in the Constellation Leo?

Constellations evoke iconic images, like the lion for the constellation Leo, that have been used by man for centuries to help "organize" the star field that we see from earth. The "backwards questi... Read More »

What stars make up the constellation Cancer?

The most noticeable star cluster in the constellation of Cancer, "the crab," is Praesepe, which forms the breast of the crab shape. Two other distinct stars are North and South Aselli, which form t... Read More »

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