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Kappa Canis Majoris

Kappa Canis Majoris (κ Cma) is a spectral class B1.5IVne star of magnitude 3.5 located in the constellation Canis Major. κ Cma is one of the brighter stars in Canis Major and can be seen by the naked eye under dark skies or with binoculars.

      1. Name:
      2. Kappa Canis Majoris
      1. Short name:
      2. κ Cma
      1. Spectral class:
      2. B1.5IVne
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 3.5
      1. Right Acension:
      2. 06h 49m 50.47s
      1. Declination:
      2. -32° 30' 30.6"