Orion’s Belt

Orion’s Belt is one of the most familiar asterisms in the night sky, along with the Big Dipper and the Southern Cross.┬áIt is formed by three massive, bright stars located in our galaxy, in the direction of the constellation Orion, the Hunter: Alnilam, Alnitak and Mintaka. Two of the three stars are supergiants. Orion’s Belt … Continue reading Orion’s Belt