Northern Crown


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Northern Crown

Co•ro•na Bo•re•al•is

(kəˈroʊ nə ˌbɔr iˈæl ɪs, -ˈeɪ lɪs, -ˌboʊr-)

n. gen. Co•ro•nae Borealis (kəˈroʊ ni)
the Northern Crown, a constellation between Hercules and Boötes.
[< Latin: literally, northern crown]
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But is Alphecca's constellation Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown, really a constellation of spring?
Two thirds of the way from Vega to Arcturus is Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown, the crown of Ariadne in Greek mythology.
Mr Denning, above, a GP who is married with two children, is the successful self-published fantasy author of the Northern Crown series and four other novels.
In his foreword for the book, Sir John wrote: "As a miner's son in the coal owner's house, I am very aware of the responsibility I bear for the future of this beautiful jewel in the Northern crown.
In the second week of January, according to NYPD statistics, there were eight robberies and four felony assaults in the 77th Precinct, which covers northern Crown Heights.
You should happen upon a small crescent of fairly faint stars; Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown, a pleasing little constellation just west of Hercules and a nice binocular object.
Duncan Bannatyne, boss of Darlington-based Bannatyne Fitness, flew the flag for the region at last night's Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards after taking the Northern crown earlier this year.
Northern Crown will have the right to earn property interests under this program.
Nearly identical in mass to the sun, Rho Coronae Borealis lies 50 light-years from Earth in the constellation Northern Crown.
Moving northward we encounter the most prominent constellation of the Spring into Summer Zone: Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown.
The principal property of Northern Crown is the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold prospect northeast of Mazatlan, Sinaloa, close to the border with Durango.

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