Project Description

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Project: Stellar motions

Tier: 2

Location: home

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Observe the motions of the stars near the pole, celestial equator, and in the southern part of the sky. Student must make several observations on the same night to see the motion. Make a brief sketch for each observation. Write a brief description of the motions, including the stars used to watch the motion.