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Gemini Constellation

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Ally happy

on 29 January 2013

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Gemini Constellation (The Twins) Gemini Myth when is the Gemini Constellation visible? The Gemini is NOT visible in the summer. Gemini can be seen in late fall, winter and early spring. Gemini constellation during the Winter The myth of the Gemini constellation is that the Gemini is named after a Zodiacal sign that is representing the twin brothers Castor and Pollux. Both were taken care of by Leda, and were accordingly brothers of Helen, But they had different dads. Gemini Star Pattern Where is The Gemini constellation located? Gemini is the twins, they are located by Canis Minor, Cancer, Orin, Auriga even though Cancer is on the Southern Hem. Gemini is at the bottom of the Northern Hem. so it makes them fairly close together. More About the Gemini where is the Gemini constellation located ? Gemini is the 30th largest constellation in the night sky.
it covers an area of 514 square degrees. Lying in the second quadrant of the northern hemisphere, and is seen at latitudes of +90 degrees and -60 degrees. The constellation is located with Taurus on the east, Canis Major and Orion on the south, and Cancer on the west. Names of the stars that make up the Constellation

In the constellation Gemini Castor and Pollux are some of the names in the constellation both representing strength and positivity. They form the twin constellation (Gemini). The other stars of the Gemini constellation is Alhena and Tejat posterior. The rest are Mebsuta, Mekbuda, Alzirr, Propus, Wasat. star colours
The color of the stars is yellowish orange for Pollux, Castor’s color is bright blue, Alhena’s star color is white, Tejat Posterior is a red giant star, Mekbuda star is yellow white, Wasat is pale white aand purple, propus is a grand red giant star, Mebsuta is a yellow giant star, and Alzirr is a white star. Through the seasons Gemini heads are pointin north-east during fall, north-west during winter, and south-west during the spring. bibilyography http://www.astroviewer.com/index.php Star walk on iPad http://www.google.ca http://www.brighthub.com/science/space/articles50943.aspx
http://earthsky.org/constellations/gemini-heres-your-constellation Magnitude for pollux is: 1.16
Magnitude for castor: 1.58
Magnitude for Alhena: 1.93
Magnitude for Tejat Posterior: 2.87
Magnitude for Mebsuta: 3.2
Magnitude for Mekbuda: 3.8
Magnitude for Alzirr: 3.4
Magnitude for propus: 3.3
Magnitude for Wasat: 3.5 By: Ally, Kayne, Andrew, and Erica Credits

Ally: Mobile and Myth
Kayne:Name of constellations magnitude, colour and bibliography
Andrew: Regions and locations of constellations
Erica: pretty upper
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