Artwork showing how to locate the Pole Star or Polaris Polaris is situated between the prominent constellations of the Plough or Great Bear Ursa Major Cassiopeia which is in the form of a W From northern latitudes these constellations are above the horizon throughout the year They are shown here as they appear at midnight on June Midsummers Day The two end stars of the Plough act as pointers that lead directly red arrow to Polaris The Pointers are Dubhe nearest to Polaris Merak Also shown in the handle of the Plough is the binary star system of Mizar Alcor which is visible to the naked eye Mizar is the brighter of the two
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