Daily cosmobite: Constellation Pegasus, the Winged Horse

Pegasus.03NOV2014Pegasus, the Winged Horse, is prominent in the northern sky at present. At first sight it appears simply as a very large square, but closer inspection reveals its head and fore legs.  The square is about a hand-span in size, with your hand held at arm’s length.

 

 

The square of Pegasus dominates the northern sky in the late evening.  Chart generated by TheSky6 © Software Bisque, Inc. www.bisque.com.

 

 

 

 

 

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