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The star was named in honor of Byelorussian Steel Works

On July 19, 2015 the name ‘’Byelorussian Steel Works” was given to a star of Orion constellation. Such kind of present was made by the BMZ partner company Baltic shipping (Klaipeda) in honor of success and achievements of BMZ staff before Professional Day.

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At present the certificate, that confirms the entry in International catalogue of celestial bodies and awarding to the seven-sized ruby star with a05h00m08.22s δ+03А°17'12.0" coordinates in Orion constellation, is placed in BMZ museum.

It should be noted that Orion is one of the most beautiful constellations in the sky. It is easy to discern a hunter’s figure among its bright stars to  the southeast of which blue Siriusshines,  to the  northwest – red Aldebaran. The constellation occupies the space of 594,1 square degrees and contains naked-eye 209 stars. The constellation is higher than the skyline and better to be observed at night from December to March.

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