Where is your location when viewing the North Star from the North Pole?

Answer When viewing the north star from the north pole, your location is 90 degrees north latitude and 0 degrees west longitude. The north star Polaris is located directly above on the earth's celestial p... Read More »

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How to Find the North Star?

The North Star, also known as Polaris, is close to the point where all of the northern stars currently rotate around, the Celestial North Pole.

Where is the North Star in the night sky?

Polaris is the North Star and close to true north. It has been a reference point for travelers for ages. The big dipper is a group of stars that point to Polaris. The big dipper looks like a pan wi... Read More »

How to Spot the North Star?

The North Star can be found by following the "pointers" in the Big DipperSpotting the North Star is a lovely thing to do on a fine night.

Can you see the north star from the south pole?

Polaris, also known as the North Star, is useful in navigation for finding the direction of due north. This star is only visible in the northern hemisphere, and thus cannot be seen from the South P... Read More »