"Low Lyin' Orion and The High Flyin' Lion"

Scheduled air date: 2000 Mar 20-26

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Now that Spring is here, the Winter constellations (e.g. Orion and Canis Major) can be seen dropping toward the Western horizon, while those of Spring (e.g. Leo) are climbing higher in the sky!  (Shown for mid-Northern latitudes at about 8:00 pm.)

If you wish to view illustrations for other episodes, please see our Star Gazer Illustrate directory.

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

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