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Where can you find a map of the night sky?

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Maps of the night sky are available online from websites such as AstroViewer.com, Space.com and SkyandTelescope.com. There are also mobile apps that allow users to map the night sky in their immediate area. Night sky maps are available on both iTunes and the Google store for Apple and Android devices.

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A map of the night sky changes with the season, hemisphere and time of night. The night sky in the Northern Hemisphere is different than that in the Southern Hemisphere. Interactive maps such as those available from AstroViewer.com and the night sky apps for both Android and Apple ensure the appropriate map is being viewed.

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