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    Re: Constellations
    From: John Kabel
    Date: 2004 Nov 22, 11:04 -0500

    Celestaire make a stylized "connect the dots" map of the navigational
    stars.  Check their website at:
    
    http://www.celestaire.com/catalog/Starfinding-
    Astronomy/Starfinding_Aids/
    
    and look near the bottom for "Honest Star Charts"
    
    John Kabel
    London, ON  Canada
    
    > Does anyone know of a good on line source for maps of the constellations?
    >
    > Ideally , I'd like a line drawing showing each star in the tradition line
    > figure with the star's id (greek letter or number).
    > A plus would be common names (but not in place of id) and HR catalog
    > number.  Coordinates are not needed, I can
    > get them else where.
    >
    > I've found decent maps of some constellations scattered over many sites but
    > no good single source.  Most maps are
    > too small to read, lack some data, or are incomplete in some way.
    >
    > It's probably too much to hope for (Christmas is in the offing) but if
    > anyone has a list of the line segments making
    > up the constellations, I'd like to have it. :-)
    >
    > TIA, Michael
    
    
    

       
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