Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Canis Major ←     Canis Minor: The Little Dog     → Capricornus

(possessive form Canis Minoris, abbreviation CMi) Link for sharing this page on Facebook
Canis Minor is one of the 48 ancient constellations recorded by Ptolemy.

Historical Map of Canis Minor
(to be added in the next iteration of this page)

Modern Map of Canis Minor
Wikimedia Commons map by IAU and Sky & Telescope magazine (Roger Sinnott & Rick Fienberg)
IAU/S&T map of Canis Minor

Constellations Bordering Canis Minor
(to be added in next iteration of this page)

Stars in Canis Minor
     Stars that have common names often have multiple names, so the common names shown (if any) cannot be considered authoritative. Right ascension and declination are given in 2000.0 coordinates.

α CMi (Procyon)

β CMi

γ CMi
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Canis Major ←     Canis Minor: The Little Dog     → Capricornus