Constellations & Asterisms6.2 - Be able to recognise and draw the following constellations and asterisms, including their most prominent stars:
e) Southern Cross
f) Summer Triangle
g) Square of Pegasus
Study the following constellations and asterisms, including their most prominent stars so you can recognise and draw them.
- Southern Cross
- Summer Triangle
- Square of Pegasus
Others that are interesting to look at (you're not expected to know these) include Taurus, Perseus, Leo, Gemini, Scorpius and Canis Major.
Try to draw to scale and label any prominet stars or features
Explain how stars are labelled in a constellation