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Canopus

(second brightest star in the sky)

Canopus is the second brightest star in the sky. It is a Supergiant F-Type Star (F) with an Absolute Magnitude (M) of -5.53.

Characteristics:


(star,bright star)
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RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~0100pc310lyCanopus

Referenced by:
Supergiant

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