Ursa Major | Constellation

Ursa Major Constellation (completing post tomorrow.) Ursa Major constellation lies in the northern sky. Its name means ?the great bear,? or ?the larger bear,? in Latin. The smaller bear is represented by Ursa Minor. Ursa Major is one of the best known constellations in the sky. The brightest stars in the constellation form the Big […]

Cassiopeia | Constellation

Cassiopeia constellation is located in the northern sky. It was named after Cassiopeia, the vain and boastful queen in Greek mythology. The constellation was first catalogued by the Greek astronomer Ptolemy in the 2nd century. It is easily recognizable in the sky because of its distinctive W shape. Cassiopeia contains several notable deep sky objects, […]