What is a constellation near the North Star?

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The constellation which is near the North Star is known as Ursa Minor. It is also known as the Little Bear and it was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century astronomer Ptolemy. This star is colloquially referred to as the Little Dipper for the reason that its seven brightest stars appear to form the shape of a dipper.
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