Here the maximum visible magnitudes above the brightest star, Sirius (-1.46), .....
A Short Guide to 254 Star Names and Their Derivations, Cambridge, Sky Pub.
The Brightest Stars, as Seen from the Earth ... Common Name, Scientific Name,
Distance (light years), Apparent Magnitude, Absolute Magnitude, Spectral Type.
Jun 24, 2013 ... Sirius, also known as the Dog Star or Sirius A, is the brightest star in Earth's night
sky. The name means "glowing" in Greek. With a visual ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Jul 22, 2011 ... Sirius (Alpha Canis Majoris) The brightest star in the entire night sky. ... from
which it derives its name, which is a reference to its proximity to the ...
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.