This is a list of the brightest naked eye stars to +2.50 magnitude, as determined
by their ... (mV), Bayer designation, Proper name, Distance (ly), Spectral class ....
Historical brightest stars: th...
The Brightest Stars, as Seen from the Earth ... Common Name, Scientific Name,
Distance (light years), Apparent Magnitude, Absolute Magnitude, Spectral Type.
Jun 19, 2013 ... This wide-field view of the sky around the bright star Alpha Centauri was created
from ... A glance at the night sky above Earth shows that some stars are much
brighter than others. However .... name, Constellation, App. Mag.
Mar 18, 2014 ... In the night sky, some brilliant stars shine brighter than others. Here's a list of the
top 10 brightest stars in the night sky.
Jul 15, 2014 ... Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky, is actually a double star - a hard-to-spot
white dwarf orbits the brighter "Dog Star."
Mar 1, 2015 ... This page contains a table listing the 50 Brightest Stars in the sky according to
the Hipparcos ... Rank, Star Name, Bayer Name, Visual Mag.
Feb 26, 2015 ... What is the brightest star in the sky today, and what was it in the past? ... that
name in mind, as Sirius will hand over the title of the 'brightest star ...
Feb 10, 2016 ... ... the constellation Canis Major the Greater Dog - is the sky's brightest star. ...
Sirius has been known since ancient times, and its name signified ...
Feb 4, 2016 ... Canopus is sky's second-brightest star and easy to spot on February ... for Arrakis
by a common etymological derivation of the name Canopus:.
Mar 24, 2016 ... Bluish Acrux, aka Alpha Crucis, is its brightest star. ... Acrux is simply a
combination of “A” (for Alpha) and Crux as the name of the constellation. ... 1.25,
ranking as the 19th (Mimosa) and 20th (Deneb) brightest stars in the sky.