Star Alkaid

Blue Giant Alkaid is located 103.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class B3 V, that has 610 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.

Sun distance: 103.9 light years.
(Position of this star is derived from Gaia mission data.)
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Blue Giant
spectral class B3 V

6.1 solar masses
3.4 solar radii
time icon0.1 bilion years old star
(No known exoplanets yet)
Other designations of this star
Eta Ursae Majoris, Benetnash, Benetnasch, Elkeid, η UMa, 85 UMa, BD+50°2027, FK5 509, GC 18643, HD 120315, HIP 67301, HR 5191, PPM 53742, SAO 44752
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