This is a list of the brightest naked eye stars to +2.50 magnitude, as determined
by their ..... 88 modern constellations by area · Historical brightest stars: the
brightest star in Earth'...
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.
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 ...
Jul 15, 2014 ... The brightest star in the sky is Sirius, also known as the “Dog Star” or, more
officially, Alpha Canis Majoris, for its position in the constellation ...
Mar 1, 2015 ... This page contains a table listing the 50 Brightest Stars in the sky according to
the Hipparcos satellite.
Aug 16, 2015 ... With the naked eye, the stars may all appear to be similar, and nothing more than
pinholes in the sky, but the reality is that the stars come in a ...
Apr 15, 2014 ... When you look up into the nights sky what are the brightest stars you can see?
Here is the top 5 brightest star on the night sky.
Sirius, also known as the Dog Star, is the brightest star in the night sky. Its name
comes from the Greek word for scorching. It's actually a double star system, with ...
May 15, 2015 ... This number two on our list of stars has 14,800 times the intrinsic luminosity ...
Canopus is 36 degrees below the brightest star in the sky, Sirius.