SOUTHERN SKY.

Most tourist tread the inca trail 27miles of ardoust steps for both a sence od achievement and for the prize of seen machupicchu in the light of down.
This trek star out of the city of cusco ,already 11150 ft above sea level.its best yourneyed to slowly to lessen change of altitude sickens.
This trail itself is all about mountains vistas and the inca culture along the way,but there I plenty of letter to see after the dark,too.in this equatorial skies there are plenty of stars both familiar and strange to northen hemisphere stargazers it is perfect latitude to add to your knowlodge of the southern hemisphere quixotic night sky.

Dark cosntelations.

As well as learning about new stars and see the old stars from new perspective peru it is great place to see the milky way in it is glory.down here the extra half a sky of milky way it is brilliant .brighter and bigger thans the section visible from the northern hemisphere,however the distinction between studying the stars and admiring the milky way.
Western stargazers tend to treat to the milky way and constellations as two defferent sights. Not so in peru,where the shapes within milky way are actually at night skys key constellations.
Before you will go to photograph the stars you will go to get and idea about stars to planetarium cusco.
The black llama,the baby llama,the snake,the frog amd the fox, this are the dark constellations made not from joining up stars,but for describing the shape of darkness between the stars within the milky way,which the incas colled hatun mayo or big river, used by the inca and still familiar to the local Andean people today,it is perhaps the black llama that is the most impressive inca constellations, not only is this dark shape easy to see on a clear night,but it is eyes consist of alpha and beta centaury .the nearest two stars to our won solar system.look into the eyes of the llama.

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