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Mountain Skies Ancient Love Story Plays Out In The East


Last updated 10/4/2021 at 4:19pm

The stars: We are now in a transition between the sky of summer and that of autumn. As we look high in the west after sunset, we can still find the Summer Triangle consisting of the bright stars Deneb in the swan, Vega in the lyre, and Altair in the eagle. But in the east, we have the Great Square of Pegasus, the flying horse, rising higher each evening. Accompany-ing this magnificent animal are all the players in the great love story of Andromeda the chained princess and her hero Perseus. First, there are Andromeda's parents, King Cepheus and Queen Cassiopeia. Cassiopeia is easy to f...

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