HomeSpace ScienceAstronomy Fact of the Day: December 9, 2018Astronomy Fact of the Day: December 9, 2018 https://www.slsc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Orion-720p.mp4 Sirius is the brightest star we see at night. It rises around 9pm and is found southeast of Orion’s Belt. Sirius is a double star. If you have a telescope you may be able to find this faint companion. Learn more about Sirius.