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Helix Nebula, NGC7293
By: Richard Shiek
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Winter List

January - February - March

Constellations

Constellations

Images Courtesy of Naoyuki Kurita


Ursa Minor, the lesser bear

Taurus, the bull

Auriga, the charioteer

Orion, the hunter

Canis Minor, the lesser dog

Canis Major, the greater dog

Gemini, the twins

Asterisms

Images Courtesy of Naoyuki Kurita


Winter Triangle

Winter Hexagon

Messiers

Images Courtesy of Naoyuki Kurita


M45, the Pleiades

M42, the Orion Nebula

For a look at a past Winter presentation click here


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