The Brightest Stars in the Sky

Name Constellation Magnitude
Name Constellation Magnitude
1 Sirius Canis Major -1.44
2 Canopus Carina -0.63
3 Rigil-Kentaurus Centaurus -0.01
4 Vega Lyra 0.03
5 Capella Auriga 0.08
6 Arcturus Bootes 0.16
7 Rigel Orion 0.28
8 Procyon Canis Minor 0.40
9 Achernar Eridanus 0.54
10 Betelgeuse Orion 0.57
11 Hadar Centaurus 0.64
12 Altair Aquila 0.93
13 Aldebaran Taurus 0.99
14 Spica Virgo 1.06
15 Antares Scorpius 1.07
16 Pollux Gemini 1.22
17 Fomalhaut Piscis Austrinus 1.23
18 Acrux Crux 1.28
19 Mimosa Crux 1.31
20 Deneb Cygnus 1.33
21 α-Cen Centaurus 1.35
22 Regulus Leo 1.41
23 Adhara Canis Major 1.53
24 Castor Gemini 1.58
25 α²-Cru Crux 1.58
26 Shaula Scorpius 1.63
27 Gacrux Crux 1.65
28 Bellatrix Orion 1.66
29 Miaplacidus Carina 1.67
30 Elnath Taurus 1.68
31 Alnilam Orion 1.72
32 Alioth Ursa Major 1.76
33 Alnair Grus 1.77
34 Mirfak Perseus 1.81
35 Kaus-Australis Sagittarius 1.81
36 γ²-Vel Vela 1.82
37 Dubhe Ursa Major 1.82
38 Wezen Canis Major 1.84
39 Alkaid Ursa Major 1.86
40 Sargas Scorpius 1.86
41 Atria Triangulum Australe 1.90
42 Alnitak Orion 1.90
43 Menkalinan Auriga 1.90
44 Peacock Pavo 1.92
45 Alhena Gemini 1.93
46 δ-Vel Vela 1.94
47 Avior Carina 1.95
48 Mirzam Canis Major 1.96
49 Alphard Hydra 1.98
50 Polaris Ursa Minor 2.00
51 Hamal Aries 2.02
52 Menkent Centaurus 2.05
53 Diphda Cetus 2.05
54 Alpheratz Andromeda 2.06
55 Saiph Orion 2.06
56 Kochab Ursa Minor 2.06
57 Nunki Sagittarius 2.07
58 Mirach Andromeda 2.07
59 Rasalhague Ophiuchus 2.09
60 Algol Perseus 2.11
61 β-Gru Grus 2.12
62 Denebola Leo 2.13
63 Almach Andromeda 2.17
64 γ-Cas Cassiopeia 2.18
65 Suhail Vela 2.20
66 Sadr Cygnus 2.20
67 Naos Puppis 2.22
68 Mizar Ursa Major 2.22
69 Alphecca Corona Borealis 2.22
70 Mintaka Orion 2.23
71 Algieba Leo 2.23
72 Eltanin Draco 2.23
73 Schedar Cassiopeia 2.25
74 Aspidiske Carina 2.25
75 ε-Sco Scorpius 2.27
76 Caph Cassiopeia 2.28
77 ε-Cen Centaurus 2.28
78 α-Lup Lupus 2.29
79 Dschubba Scorpius 2.30
80 η-Cen Centaurus 2.34
81 Merak Ursa Major 2.35
82 Ankaa Phoenix 2.38
83 κ-Sco Scorpius 2.39
84 Enif Pegasus 2.39
85 Phecda Ursa Major 2.39
86 Sabik Ophiuchus 2.43
87 HIP-72105 Bootes 2.46
88 Aludra Canis Major 2.46
89 ε-Cyg Cygnus 2.46
90 Alderamin Cepheus 2.47
91 Scheat Pegasus 2.48
92 κ-Vel Vela 2.48
93 Markab Pegasus 2.49
94 δ-Cen Centaurus 2.52
95 ζ-Cen Centaurus 2.53
96 Menkar Cetus 2.54
97 Zosma Leo 2.56
98 ζ-Oph Ophiuchus 2.58
99 Arneb Lepus 2.59
100 Gienah Corvus 2.59
101 Zubeneschamali Libra 2.61
102 Ascella Sagittarius 2.61
103 Acrab Scorpius 2.62
104 β-Lup Lupus 2.62
105 Unukalhai Serpens Caput 2.63
106 α-Mus Musca 2.64
107 Lesath Scorpius 2.64
108 θ-Aur Auriga 2.65
109 Sheratan Aries 2.66
110 Phact Columba 2.66
111 β-Crv Corvus 2.66
112 ι-Aur Auriga 2.66
113 Kaus-Media Sagittarius 2.68
114 Ruchbah Cassiopeia 2.68
115 Muphrid Bootes 2.68
116 π-Pup Puppis 2.69
117 Tarazed Aquila 2.69
118 Izar Bootes 2.70
119 μ-Vel Vela 2.72
120 ι-Cen Centaurus 2.72
121 Zubenelgenubi Libra 2.73
122 Yed-Prior Ophiuchus 2.73
123 η-Dra Draco 2.73
124 δ-Cru Crux 2.74
125 θ-Car Carina 2.74
126 Porrima Virgo 2.74
127 Cebalrai Ophiuchus 2.75
128 τ-Sco Scorpius 2.78
129 ι-Ori Orion 2.78
130 Kornephoros Hercules 2.78
131 Cursa Eridanus 2.79
132 β-Hyi Hydrus 2.79
133 Rastaban Draco 2.80
134 α-Ara Ara 2.80
135 β-Ara Ara 2.81
136 Kaus-Borealis Sagittarius 2.81
137 γ-Cen Centaurus 2.81
138 Vindemiatrix Virgo 2.82
139 Tureis Puppis 2.83
140 Algenib Pegasus 2.84
141 Nihal Lepus 2.84
142 β-TrA Triangulum Australe 2.84
143 γ-TrA Triangulum Australe 2.85
144 α-Tuc Tucana 2.85
145 ζ-Per Perseus 2.85
146 ζ-Her Hercules 2.85
147 δ-Cap Capricornus 2.85
148 α-Hyi Hydrus 2.86
149 HD-12311 Centaurus 2.88
150 Alcyone Taurus 2.88
151 α-Gem Gemini 2.88
152 Gomeisa Canis Minor 2.89
153 Cor-Caroli Canes Venatici 2.89
154 π-Sco Scorpius 2.89
155 Sadalsuud Aquarius 2.89
156 μ-Gem Gemini 2.90
157 π-Sgr Sagittarius 2.90
158 σ-Sco Scorpius 2.90
159 ε-Per Perseus 2.91
160 δ-Cyg Cygnus 2.91
161 τ-Pup Puppis 2.92
162 Matar Pegasus 2.93
163 Sadalmelik Aquarius 2.93
164 γ-Per Perseus 2.94
165 ζ-Aql Aquila 2.95
166 Zaurak Eridanus 2.96
167 Alnasl Sagittarius 2.96
168 ε-Leo Leo 2.96
169 Algorab Corvus 2.97
170 γ-Lup Lupus 2.97
171 γ-Gru Grus 2.98
172 Mebsuta Gemini 2.99
173 ψ-UMa Ursa Major 2.99
174 υ-Car Carina 3.00
175 ζ-Tau Taurus 3.00
176 γ-Hya Hydra 3.00
177 μ¹-Sco Scorpius 3.00
178 β-Tri Triangulum 3.00
179 ι¹-Sco Scorpius 3.00
180 O²-CMa Canis Major 3.01
181 ε-Crv Corvus 3.01
182 δ-Per Perseus 3.02
183 Furud Canis Major 3.02
184 ε-Aur Auriga 3.03
185 Pherkad Ursa Minor 3.03
186 Seginus Bootes 3.04
187 Tania-Australis Ursa Major 3.04
188 Altais Draco 3.06
189 Albireo Cygnus 3.07
190 Dabih Capricornus 3.07
191 β-Mus Musca 3.08
192 λ-Cen Centaurus 3.10
193 κ-Cen Centaurus 3.10
194 α-Ind Indus 3.10
195 ζ-Ara Ara 3.10
196 ζ-Hya Hydra 3.10
197 Sarin Hercules 3.11
198 Wazn Columba 3.11
199 ν-Hya Hydra 3.11
200 α-Lyn Lynx 3.12

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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