37 Comae Berenices

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37 Comae Berenices
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Coma Berenices
Right ascension 13h 00m 16.47021s [1]
Declination +30° 47′ 06.0712″ [1]
Spectral type G8Ib-II [1]

37 Comae Berenices (37 Com) is a star in the constellation Coma Berenices. Its apparent magnitude is 4.88. It is a weak G-band star, a luminous giant star with a carbon abundance about a factor of 5 lower than is typical for such stars.[2]


  1. ^ a b c SIMBAD, LU Comae Berenices (accessed 8 September 2012)
  2. ^ Lambert, D.L.; Ries, L.M. (Aug 15, 1981). "Carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen abundances in G and K giants". Astrophysical Journal 248: 228–248. Bibcode:1981ApJ...248..228L. doi:10.1086/159147.