Mizar2

Zeta2 Ursae Majoris

Mizar2

Distance (Light Years) 78.2 ± 1.1
Apparent Magnitude 3.95
Color (B-V)0.13

Description of the Star

Mizar B is a hot, white A1m star. There is some variance of opinion on the specific A subtype for this star.

Spectral analysis reveals Mizar B to be have a close companion star revolving in a 175.55 day orbit.

Other Designations For This Star


Flamsteed

79 Ursae Majoris

Hipparcos Identifier (HIP Number)


Harvard Revised (HR Number)

5055

Henry Draper Catalog (HD Number)

116657

Bonner Durchmusterung (BD Number)

BD+55 1598
Smithsonian Astrophysical
Observatory compendium (SAO Number)
28738

Fundamental Katalog (FK5 Number)

 

 


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