Alnitak

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Alnitak is the bright blue star.

Alnitak, also known as Zeta Puppis, is a triple star system made out of three blue stars in the constellation Orion. It is part of Orion's Belt. It is a rare O9-type star[1] 20 times larger than the Sun.

References[change | change source]

  1. Joy of Knowledge, vol. 17