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Leo Minor
Constellation
Abbreviation LMi
Genitive Leonis Minoris
Pronunciation
genitive
Symbolism the lesser Lion
Right ascension 9h 22.4m to 11h 06.5m
Declination 22.84° to 41.43°
Quadrant NQ2
Area 232 sq. deg. (64th)
Main stars 3
Bayer/Flamsteed
stars
34
Stars with planets 3
Stars brighter than 3.00m 0
Stars within 10.00 pc (32.62 ly) 0
Brightest star 46 LMi (Praecipua) (3.83m)
Nearest star 11 LMi
(36.46 ly, 11.18 pc)
Messier objects 0
Meteor showers Leonis Minorids
Bordering
constellations
Ursa Major
Lynx
Cancer (corner)
Leo
Visible at latitudes between +90° and −45°.
Best visible at 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of April.

Leo Minor is a constellation in the northern sky.


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