Coma Berenices

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Coma Berenices
Constellation
Coma Berenices
Abbreviation Com
Genitive Comae Berenices
Pronunciation /ˈkmə bɛrəˈnsz/,
genitive /ˈkm/
Seembolism the Berenice's Hair
Richt ascension 11h 58m 25.0885s–13h 36m 06.9433s[1] h
Declination 33.3074303°–13.3040485°[1]°
Aurie 386 sq. deg. (42nd)
Main starns 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
44
Starns wi planets 5
Starns brichter than 3.00m 0
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 1
Brichtest starn β Com (4.26m)
Nearest starn β Com
(29.96 ly, 9.18 pc)
Messier objects 8
Meteor showers Coma Berenicids
Borderin
constellations
Canes Venatici
Ursa Major
Leo
Virgo
Boötes
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −70°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Mey.

Coma Berenices is a tradeetional asterism that haes syne been defined as ane o the 88 modren constellations.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Coma Berenices, constellation boundary". The Constellations. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 27 Februar 2014. 

Coordinates: Sky map 12h 45m 36s, +21° 49′ 48″