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With winter finally ending and although I will not miss the cold & wet, I will miss this constellation, my favourite by far Orion the Hunter.
So before it falls completely out of sight I want to run … Continue reading
How to see it
The star Rigel is easy to spot, It is located in the lower right corner of the great winter constellation Orion. It is a very bright and blue-white in colour.
In January Orion is riding at its highest around 7, directly south. By early March however Rigel will have drop to just below the horizon and by May it is setting before the sky has had a chance to get dark. So check it now while you can.