"Pegasus and the Pleiades, and: The Farthest You Can See With the Naked Eye"

Scheduled air date: 1997 Oct 27-Nov 02

Pegasus (the Horse) as seen facing North at 8:00pm (Latitude 40N).
Note the "M" of Cassiopeia (Queen of Ethiopia), traced here in red, as well as M31 (the galaxy symbol) to the right of a line between the two constellations.

A closeup of Pegasus and Adromeda, with M31 (Andromeda Galaxy) represented by the dark ellipse just left of its label.
As with the previous image, North is toward the bottom of the frame.

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Illustrations on this page were created using TheSky Astronomy Software, an advanced desktop planetarium program designed for Windows.

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