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Star Gamma Canis Majoris

Bright giant Gamma Canis Majoris is located 441.9 light years away from the Sun. It is a single star of spectral class B8II, that has typically about 1000 % of solar mass. For now, there are no known exoplanets in this system.
Sun distance
441.9 light years
Gamma Canis Majoris
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Bright giant (spectral class B8II)

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Size: 5.6 R Sun | R Jupiter
temperature iconTemperature: 13596 K | 2.35 T Sun
luminosity iconLuminosity: 715 L Sun
(No known exoplanets yet)
More about Gamma Canis Majoris
      Star Gamma Canis Majoris can be found in southern celestial hemisphere.  Gamma Canis Majoris is about 6 times bigger than the Sun and temperature in its outer envelope is around 13596 K (13323 °C), which is about 235 % of Suns temperature.
Other designations of this star
Muliphein, Muliphen, 23 Canis Majoris, BD−15°1625, FK5 271, HD 53244, HR 2657, HIC 34045, HIP 34045, SAO 152303
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