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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sirius

Sirius is a star system and the brightest star in the Earth's night sky. With a visual apparent magnitude of −1.46, it is almost ...

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Feb 9, 2017 ... The brightest star visible from any part of Earth is Sirius in the constellation Canis Major the Greater Dog. Sirius is sometimes called the Dog ...

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Jun 24, 2013 ... Sirius, also known as the Dog Star or Sirius A, is the brightest star in Earth's night sky. The name means "glowing" in Greek. With a visual ...

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Mar 2, 2017 ... Sirius is the brightest star in the sky. It's in the constellation Canis Major and is visible to us in the evenings from around October through May.

www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-resources/brightest-star-sky

Jul 15, 2014 ... Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky, is actually a double star - a hard-to-spot white dwarf orbits the brighter "Dog Star."

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This burned-out stellar remnant is a faint companion to the brilliant blue-white Dog Star, Sirius, located in the winter constellation Canis Major. Now, an ...

stardate.org/astro-guide/sirius-dog-star

The brightest star in the northern night sky, Sirius is actually a binary star system 8.7 light-years away in the constellation Canis Major.

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Feb 1, 2014 ... Its name means scorching or sparkling, derived from ancient Egyptian. Yet the brightest star, which will shine in its brightest glory this week, ...

www.britannica.com/place/Sirius-star

Apr 21, 2017 ... Sirius, also called Alpha Canis Majoris or the Dog Star, brightest star in the night sky, with apparent visual magnitude −1.46. It is a binary star in ...

maas.museum/observations/2011/04/05/what-do-we-know-about-sirius-the-brightest-star-in-the-sky-how-hot-how-big-how-bright-susi-gives-definitive-answers

Apr 5, 2011 ... The brightest star in the sky Sirius imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope on 15 October 2003. Image courtesy NASA, H.E. Bond and E. Nelan ...