Special Object:


M42 And M43

The star here just above the famous Orion Nebula is the 'Little Orion Nebula' M43, and the star that it surrounds is the irregular variable NU Orionis, of magnitude 7. The Orion Nebula in fact extends over the whole constellation.

Binocular Astronomy (ToC)

Table of Contents

Andromeda to Bootes
Camelopardus to Cygnus
Delphinus to Gemini
Hercules to Lyra
Monoceros to Orion
Pegasus to Piscis Austrinus
Sagitta to Sextans
Taurus to Vulpecula
Antlia to Crux
Dorado to Lupus
Mensa to Octans
Pavo to Pyxis
Reticulum to Volans

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