Bellatrix, or Gamma Orionis, was a star with an associated system located in the Bellatrix sector of the Gamma Orionis sector block, in the Beta Quadrant in Federation space. (STO video game: Star Trek Online, ST reference: Star Charts)

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Known space map showing Bellatrix.

Bellatrix consisted of only a single B class blue star, which had a brightness of magnitude −3. (ST reference: Star Trek Maps, ST reference: Star Charts)

Bellatrix, along with Kessik and FGC-82659, was one of three points in space that defined the boundaries of the Delta Triangle. (SCE eBook: Where Time Stands Still, ST reference: Star Charts)

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The Federation starship USS Bellatrix was named for this location. (ST reference: Star Fleet Technical Manual)

There was an Orion settlement on Bellatrix V. (VOY video game: Elite Force)

The Bellatrix system was not a member of the Federation. (ST reference: Star Charts)

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Some information about the real-life characteristics of Gamma Orionis are derived from modern astronomy, as described on the Wikipedia page for this topic. It has the stellar classification B2III, and is visible from Earth in the constellation of Orion, 240 light-years distant.

No history or specifics are established for this location in Starfleet Command III, as its name was arbitrarily selected for a Federation system on the game map by the game software, with random attributes.

In VOY episode: "Relativity", Kathryn Janeway identifies "Bellatrix" as an Arabic name, although the word is actually Latin.

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Stars, systems and objects of the Orion constellation
46 Orionis (Alnilam, Epsilon Orionis)54 Orionis (Chi-1 Orionis, Coridan)74 OrionisAlnilam (46 Orionis, Epsilon Orionis)Alnitak (Zeta Orionis)Bellatrix (Gamma Orionis)Alpha Orionis (Betelgeuse)Beta Orionis (Rigel)Betelgeuse (Alpha Orionis)Chi-1 Orionis (54 Orionis, Coridan)Coridan (54 Orionis, Chi-1 Orionis)Delta Orionis (Mintaka)Epsilon Orionis (Alnilam, 46 Orionis)Gamma Orionis (Bellatrix)Mintaka (Delta Orionis)Orion system (Pi-3 Orionis)Pi-3 Orionis (Orion system)Rigel (Beta Orionis)Sigma-1014 OrionisZeta Orionis (Alnitak)
Gamma Orionis sector block
Bellatrix sector BellatrixMutara NebulaVorn
Cestus sector Cestus system (Cestus III) • Hotep system
Galdonterre sector Alini system • Galdonterre system (Galdonterre) • Kessik system • Sibiran system
Mutara sector Ceti Alpha system • Mutara Nebula (Mutara system) • Noro system • Scalos systemTRD0720 system • Quadra Sigma system
Alpha and Beta Quadrant stars and star systems (B)
B HydriBabylusBahrBakadaBalkaBandorBarakBaranBardexBarklayBarnard 183Barnard 392BarthaBartunuBatenBawBejarusBelariusBelaruzBelmaraBennusBenziBernayBerryBersallisBersusBestariBetaBeta 6Beta ArantialusBeta ArgothaBeta ArietisBeta BoraBeta CanzandiaBeta CassiusBeta CepheiBeta CorvelaBeta DamoronBeta EnerasBeta EpsilonBeta HerculaniBeta Hydra 378Beta IndiBeta JalonisBeta KupsicBeta MagellanBeta MaradaBeta MariotiaBeta MinoraBeta MyamidBeta NiobeBeta NirobiBeta NorabBeta OrigiiBeta OrsilakBeta PaugdiBeta PortolanBeta PrometheusBeta ProximaBeta QuaternasBeta ReticuliBeta RigaliaBeta ScoraataBeta Ursae MinorBeta VeldonnaBeta VirgilisBeta XaridianBeta'ElanBetonBetrisius MajorBiraBletayilBoacoBorgiaBoristarBoruBoteinBracasBraslotaBrentisBringloidBrutusBygoth Alpha and Beta Quadrant icon image.
Alpha Quadrant stars and systems (B) BahamBajorBalancarBalosneeBarnard's StarBehr'akBeneciaBerengariaBeta AndromedaeBeta AquilaeBeta AurigaeBeta BoötisBeta Canum VenaticorumBeta CetiBeta Comae BerenicesBeta Coronae BorealisBeta CygniBeta DelphiniBeta HerculisBeta Maxim 437Beta OphiuchiBeta PerseiBeta Piscis AustralisBeta RennerBeta TauriBeta TrianguliBeta Ursae MajorisBeta-16 CetiB'hava'elB'liiBryma Alpha Quadrant icon image.
Beta Quadrant stars and systems (B) BaroliaBarradasBeidBelakBellatrixBenzarBeta AntaresBeta Canis MinorisBeta CarinaeBeta CentauriBeta ColumbaeBeta EridaniBeta GeminorumBeta HydriBeta LankalBeta Leonis MinorisBeta OctantisBeta OrionisBeta PavonisBeta Pavonis JK-838Beta PictorisBeta RigelBeta StromgrenBeta TheseusBeta ThoridorBeta VirginisBeta VolantisBetelgeuseBlack StarBolarusBoragiBorethBorkaBresharBrestantBuqret Beta Quadrant icon image.
Alpha and Beta Quadrant stars and star systems (G)
GalarGalinaGalonGalwayGamma 400Gamma 7AGamma AlphaGamma AmarGamma ArgusGamma ArietisGamma ChrysalisGamma Delta systemGamma DemetriusGamma EmerataGamma Kestra systemGamma LlongoGamma MeridienGamma TrianguliGamma TrixisGamma VertisGamma XaridianGamma YsalisGanidraGarisGarrGarriatGasparGealanGenovese's StarGentariatGeriesGhandiGharGhombaGhondrGilaGobi systemGolgothaGolumbin 699GombaraGonalGorak systemGorlaGorsachGrafGrenfilGreshik TyrrGribbinGrisellan systemGuldammurGunarp Alpha and Beta Quadrant icon image.
Alpha Quadrant stars and systems (G) GaladorGamma AndromedaeGamma AquariiGamma AurigaeGamma CapricorniGamma Coronae BorealisGamma CygniGamma DraconisGamma LyraiGamma OphiuchiGamma PerseiGeilodGemma systemGemulonGentaraGoralisGotannaGreat PulsarGrevvenGrovranGulvaria Alpha Quadrant icon image.
Beta Quadrant stars and systems (G) GainsGaldonterreGamma EridaniGamma EridonGamma GeminorumGamma HydraGamma LeporisGamma OrionisGamma PavonisGamma XertiaGanaldaGaradiusGarag systemGaskoGateway systemGideon systemGlintaraGomeisaGoran systemGorath systemGorn systemGornar systemGotara Beta Quadrant icon image.

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