Algieba Gamma Leonis

Stellar classification



  • X 45
  • Y 107
  • Z -59
→ Sol: 130

Object type

  • Double or multiple star
  • Star
  • Infra-Red source
simbad:* gam Leo


Gamma Leonis (γ Leonis, abbreviated Gamma Leo, γ Leo), also named Algieba, is a binary star system in the constellation of Leo. In 2009, a planetary companion around the primary was announced.

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