Peter's pleuch

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Ursa Major
Constellation
Ursa Major
Abbreviation UMa
Genitive Ursae Majoris
Pronunciation /ˈɜrsə ˈmər/,
genitive /ˌɜrs məˈɒrɨs/
Seembolism the Great Bear
Richt ascension 10.67 h
Declination +55.38°
Quadrant NQ2
Aurie 1280 sq. deg. (3rd)
Main starns 7, 20
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
93
Starns wi planets 21
Starns brichter than 3.00m 7
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 8
Brichtest starn ε UMa (Alioth) (1.76m)
Nearest starn Lalande 21185
(8.31 ly, 2.55 pc)
Messier objects 7
Meteor showers Alpha Ursa Majorids
Leonids-Ursids
Borderin
constellations
Draco
Camelopardalis
Lynx
Leo Minor
Leo
Coma Berenices
Canes Venatici
Boötes
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −30°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Aprile.
Big dipper.triddle.jpg
The Big Dipper or Plough.

Peter’s pleuch is the constellation Ursa Major meanin 'muckle beir', that's a uissfu pynter tae the north. Ane o the starns is kent as Jack aside the middle horse.

Coordinates: Sky map 10.67h 00m 00s, +55.38° 00′ 00″