Useful Information (Astronomy)
Night sky: the word that is the source of peace and serenity for the majority of people. It would be more attractive and more tranquil if you had some information about what you see. Useful information about astronomy
I will mention several facts that can make people more curious and make you happier whenever see the night sky.
There are 88 constellations in the night sky that date back to a long time ago. It can be seen that Orion Constellation is rising over my friend’s head.
Several civilizations such as ancient Greeks had tried to name some of the shapes they were seeing in the night sky. They called them by different names like Ursa Major which is similar to a big bear or Orion which is so similar to a hunter.
These shapes helped ancient people to memorize the story behind these constellations.
Nowadays, we use these names to address different parts of the sky in a simple way. So, constellations are the most attractive parts of the night sky for beginners. The more constellations you know, the more you enjoy watching the starry night.
There are also 8 planets on the solar system. The sun and the whole objects that orbit around the sun are called the solar system.
We can see Saman, one of my friends pointing to Venus, the brightest planet you are able to see with the naked eye.
The earth is one of the planets in the solar system. Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are the other 8 planets that form the solar system.
If you are patient enough to stay awake during the night, you have the chance to see some of the planets like Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn with the naked eye. Light Pollution