Mira facts for kids

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Mira 1997
This is a picture of Mira out of the Hubble Space Telescope.

Mira is a binary star system with a white dwarf (Mira B) star and a red giant (Mira A). Scientists think Mira is 200-400 light years away in the constellation Cetus. It has a diameter of about 400 times that of our sun.

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