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Southwest sky

  1. Oct 31, 2009 #1
    what are the most recognized constellations located towards the southwest sky???
     
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  3. Oct 31, 2009 #2

    DaveC426913

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    Southwest sky? You do realize that the sky rotates every 24 hours, right?
     
  4. Nov 1, 2009 #3

    russ_watters

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    Also, not everyone sees the same exact sky - for someone in Australia, the sky looks a lot different to the southwest right now than it does for someone in Maine.
     
  5. Nov 1, 2009 #4

    ideasrule

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    To top it off, if you look southwest every day at the same time and same location, you'll see different constellations as the Earth orbits the Sun.
     
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