11 relations: Canis Major, Canis Major in Chinese astronomy, List of exoplanetary host stars, List of star systems within 60–65 light-years, List of stars in Canis Major, Messier 41, Nu Canis Majoris, Nu2 Canis Majoris b, Table of stars with Bayer designations, Table of stars with Flamsteed designations, Traditional Chinese star names.
Canis Major is a constellation in the southern celestial hemisphere.
According to traditional Chinese uranography, the modern constellation Canis Major is located within the southern quadrant of the sky, which is symbolized as the Vermilion Bird of the South (南方朱雀, Nán Fāng Zhū Què).
The following is a list of exoplanetary host stars.
This is a list of star systems within 60-65 light years of Earth.
This is the list of notable stars in the constellation Canis Major, sorted by decreasing brightness.
Messier 41 (also known as M41 or NGC 2287) is an open cluster in the Canis Major constellation.
The Bayer designation Nu Canis Majoris (ν CMa / ν Canis Majoris) is shared by three star systems, in the constellation Canis Major.
Nu2 Canis Majoris b, (7 CMa b) is a water cloud jovian extrasolar planet orbiting the star Nu2 Canis Majoris, approximately 64.71lys away in the constellation of Canis Major.
This table lists those stars or other objects which have Bayer designations by the constellation in which those stars or objects lie.
This table lists those stars/objects which have Flamsteed designations by the constellation in which those stars/objects lie.
Traditional Chinese star names (Chinese:, xīng míng) are the names of stars used in ancient Chinese astronomy and astrology.