What Is the Brightest Star in the Night Sky?

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The brightest star in the night sky is known as Sirius and its brightness is brought about by its luminosity and nearness to the sun. The other bright stars include Canopus, arcturus and Rigil Kentaurus, Toliman in that order.
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The brightest star that can be seen from earth is the Sun. The sun is about 152 Million miles away from the earth. The second brightest star in the night sky is Sirius.
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Sirius is the brightest star of the constellation Canis Major,
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Well as for apparent magnitude (how bright it appears to us on Earth) it's Siruis the Dog Star. However, much brighter objects exist yet they are so far away they seem dimmer.
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