Scheduled air date: 1998 Feb 09-15
Orion the Hunter is visible high in the sky from about 8:00pm-10:00pm this month.
In the midst of Orion's "sword stars" is the famous Orion Nebula, visible even to the unaided eye!
The blow-up to right approximates the view in binoculars or a small telescope.
If you wish to view illustrations for other episodes, please see our Star Gazer Illustrated directory.
|Illustrations on this page were created using
Software, an advanced desktop planetarium program designed for Windows.|
Copyright © 1999-2006 by Software Bisque, Inc.