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The brightest star in the constellation Ursa Major, approximately 123 light years from Earth. It is one of the seven stars that form the Big Dipper and aligns with Merak to point to Polaris.

[Medieval Latin, from Arabic ẓahr al-dubb al-'akbar, the back of the Great Bear, from dubb, bear; see dbb in Semitic roots.]
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The two stars furthest from the handle are called Dubhe and Merak.
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The seven stars of the Big Dipper are known by a variety of names including the traditional set Dubhe, Merak, Phecda, Megrez, Alioth, Mizar, and Alkaid.
I find that with this route there is quite a jump from Dubhe into 'open space', so I prefer to follow from Megrez to Dubhe, and then onto 23 UMa, north to 24 UMa, and then just track a little west to reach the pair.
5 degrees north from Alpha Ursae Majoris, or its common name Dubhe.
State astronomical symbol and centennial star: Beehive Cluster and Dubhe
Answer: 1) Dubhe - 124 It yr; Merak - 80 It yr; 2) 124 - 80 = 44 It yr; 3) Alcor & Mizar (78 It yr); 4) Dubhe (124 It yr)
The Big Dipper's Merak and Dubhe, pointers for the North Star, are now positioned east-west just after dark marking the midpoint of winter.
Draco, The Dragon, is an extensive constellation with its small head situated just north of Vega and the tip of its tail just west of Dubhe in Ursa Major.
By sighting along the line formed by the two bright stars Mirak and Dubhe ([beta] and [alpha] Ursa Major; fig.
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