On summer evenings, look for this star pattern in the east, sideways to the horizon.
The Big Dipper is easy. And, once you find it, you can find the Little Dipper, too.
It’s easy! The Great Square of Pegasus consists of 4 stars of nearly equal brightness in a large square pattern. Once you find it, you can star-hop to other well-known sights in the sky.
From the Northern Hemisphere, a fairly bright North Star marks the direction north. From the Southern Hemisphere, the Southern Cross points the way south.
Great Square points to Andromeda galaxy
Nieves penitentes and Earth’s shadow