Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Columba ←     Coma Berenices: Berenice's Hair     → Corona Australis

(possessive form Comae Berenices, abbreviation Com) Link for sharing this page on Facebook
     Coma Berenices was formed by Bayer in his 1603 Uranometria, by removing some stars from Ptolemy's version of Leo.

Historical Map of Coma Berenices
(to be added in the next iteration of this page)

Modern Map of Coma Berenices
Modified version of Wikimedia Commons map by Torsten Bronger
Wikimedia Commons map of Coma Berenices

Constellations Bordering Coma Berenices
(to be added in the next iteration of this page)

Stars in Coma Berenices
     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 Com

β Com

γ Com

Objects of Interest
NGC 4501 (= M88), a tenth-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sbc I) in the Virgo Cluster (RA 12 31 59, Dec +14 25 15).
Celestial Atlas: Constellations
Columba ←     Coma Berenices: Berenice's Hair     → Corona Australis