Herong's Notes on Astrology and Horoscope - Version 2.11, by Dr. Herong Yang
The Hunter - Orion - Constellation
This section describes the Orion constellation also called The Hunter.
The Hunter is probably the most popular constellation in the sky. The official name for The Hunter is Orion. In Greek mythology, Orion is the son of Poseidon, and the lover of Artemis. The picture below shows you The Hunter constellation pattern and area:
The Hunter, Orion, is located on the celestial equator. So it is visible throughout the world. The best time to observe The Hunter is in the evening from November to April in Northern Hemisphere.
The easiest way to find The Hunter is to locate the three bright stars on The Hunter's belt.
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