Epoch J2000.0 Equinox J2000.0
|Right ascension||02h 58m 45.7s|
|Declination||+39° 39' 46"|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||+4.7|
In Chinese astronomy, Gorgonea Secunda is called 積屍, Pinyin: Jīshī, meaning Heap of Corpses, because this star is marking itself and stand alone in Heap of Corpses asterism, Stomach mansion (see : Chinese constellation). 積屍 (Jīshī), westernized into Tseih She, but the name Tseih She was designated for β Per (Algol) by R.H. Allen and the meaning is "the Piled-up Corpses"