Ursa Minor

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Ursa Minor
Constellation
Ursa Minor
Abbreviation UMi[1]
Genitive Ursae Minoris[1]
Pronunciation /ˌɜːrsə ˈmnər/,
genitive /ˌɜːrs mˈnɒrs/
Seembolism the Little Bear[1]
Richt ascension 08h 41.4m tae 22h 54.0m[1] h
Declination 65.40° tae 90°[1]°
Quadrant NQ3
Aurie 256 sq. deg. (56th)
Main starns 7
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
23
Starns wi planets 4
Starns brichter than 3.00m 3
Starns within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 0
Brichtest starn Polaris[2] (1.97m)
Nearest starn UU UMi
(42.60 ly, 13.06 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers Ursids
Borderin
constellations
Draco
Camelopardalis
Cepheus
Veesible at latitudes atween +90° an −10°.
Best veesible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) durin the month o Juin[2].

Ursa Minor (Laitin: "Smawer She-Bear", contrastin wi Ursa Major), an aa kent as the Little Bear, is a constellation in the northren sky.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Ursa Minor, Constellation Boundary". The Constellations. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 12 Mey 2014. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Department of Astronomy (1995). "Ursa Minor". University of Wisconsin–Madison. Retrieved 27 Juin 2015. 

Coordinates: Sky map 15h 00m 00s, +75° 00′ 00″