Cor Caroli
DSS image of Cor Caroli
Digitized Sky Survey image of Cor Caroli, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of Cor Caroli
Overlaid DSS image of Cor Caroli, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right
Alpha Canum Venaticorum, αCVn, 12CVn
Σ1692, BD+39 2580, WDS J12560+3819AB

Type  Binary Star
Magnitude  2.81
Size  
RA (2000)  12h 56' 1.7"
Dec (2000)  38° 19' 6" N
Constellation  Canes Venatici
Description  Binary 2.9/5.6 19"

Observing Notes
This object has no observations in the database
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Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.