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Constellation Canis Major

Canis Major Constellation

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The constellation of Canis Major is best viewed during the month of February for mid-Northern latitudes.

      1. Definition:
      2. Greater Dog
      1. Genitive:
      2. Canis Majoris
      1. Abbreviation:
      2. CMa
      1. Best Viewing Month:
      2. February
      1. Constellation Family:
      2. Orion
      1. Right Ascension:
      2. 6h 50m
      1. Declination:
      2. -22° 19'
      1. Messier objects:
      2. M41,

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