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Procyon

(brightest star in Canis Minor)

Procyon is the seventh brightest star in the night sky, a Binary Star with a main-sequence star of spectral type F5 IV-V (Procyon A) and a White Dwarf of type DA (Procyon B). It is one of our nearest neighbors.

Characteristics (Procyon A):


(star,nearby star,bright star,binary star)
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Referenced by:
F-Type Star (F)

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