Sirius is the dominant star in what constellation?

Quiz Question: Sirius is the dominant star in what constellation?

The given options are as follows:

  • Ursa Major
  • Orion
  • Canis Major

The correct answer is: Canis Major

Fact: Sirius is in the constellation Canis Major (Greater Dog). In Greek mythology, Canis Major is one of the constellation Orion’s hunting dogs in pursuit of the hare, seen as the constellation Lepus.

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