"Explore the Stars! Learn the major constellations over North America, Europe and Asia. Durable and weatherproof. Convenient pocket size. Fun & easy to use. Includes red night vision filter for your flashlight. Full instructions are printed on The Pocket Star Finder itself."
Dimensions: 5" diameter / 12.7cm diameter
"The Pocket Star Finder is an amazingly simple guide to finding the brightest stars and constellations. Al you need to do is match the time on one wheel with the date on the other and an instant portrait of the entire sky is in your hands. What makes the Pocket Star Finder great for children or adults is the clarity of the constellations. Look closely and you will see tat Sagittarius looks like an archer, Leo resembles a lion and so forth. As a result the constellations finally make sense when seen in the Sky! The Pocket Star Finder comes with a red filer for use with a flashlight at night to help preserve your night vision. Although inexpensive, this simple guide to the sky is truly an eye-opener that wil last for a lifetime. All people and civilizations have made up constellations from the night's stars. in 1930, the International Astronomical Union officially divided the entire sky into 88 constellations, and these constellations are now uniformly used throughout the world. Mose of these constellations s shown on the Pocket Star Finder date back many millennia. An example is Leo the Lion, which as been a well-known star group for at east 4000 years."