The 200 Brightest Stars  

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 Ascension 
 Declination   Spectral 
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Alpha Canis MajorisSirius06h 45m-16.7║A1V-1.441.459
Alpha CarinaeCanopus06h 24m-52.7║F0Ib-0.62-5.53310
Alpha CentauriRigil Kentaurus14h 40m-60.8║G2V+K1V-0.274.084
Alpha Bo÷tisArcturus14h 16m+19.2║K2III-0.05-0.3137
Alpha LyraeVega18h 37m+38.8║A0V0.030.5825
Alpha AurigaeCapella05h 17m+46.0║G5III+G0III0.08-0.4842
Beta OrionisRigel05h 15m -8.2║B8Ia0.18-6.69770
Alpha Canis MinorisProcyon07h 39m +5.2║F5IV-V0.402.6811
Alpha EridaniAchernar01h 38m-57.2║B3V0.45-2.77144
Alpha OrionisBetelgeuse05h 55m +7.4║M2Ib0.45-5.14430
Beta CentauriHadar14h 04m-60.4║B1III0.61-5.42530
Alpha AquilaeAltair19h 51m +8.9║A7V0.762.2017
Alpha CrucisAcrux12h 27m-63.1║B0.5IV+B1V0.77-4.19320
Alpha TauriAldebaran04h 36m+16.5║K5III0.87-0.6365
Alpha VirginisSpica13h 25m-11.2║B1V+B2V0.98-3.55260
Alpha ScorpiiAntares16h 29m-26.4║M1Ib+B4V1.06-5.28600
Beta GeminorumPollux07h 45m+28.0║K0III1.161.0934
Alpha Piscis AustriniFomalhaut22h 58m-29.6║A3V1.171.7425
Beta CrucisMimosa12h 48m-59.7║B0.5III1.25-3.92350
Alpha CygniDeneb20h 41m+45.3║A2Ia1.25-8.733,000
Alpha LeonisRegulus10h 08m+12.0║B7V1.36-0.5278
Epsilon Canis MajorisAdhara06h 59m-29.0║B2II1.50-4.10430
Alpha GeminorumCastor07h 35m+31.9║A1V+A2V1.580.5952
Gamma CrucisGacrux12h 31m-57.1║M3.5III1.59-0.5688
Lambda ScorpiiShaula17h 34m-37.1║B2IV1.62-5.05700
Gamma OrionisBellatrix05h 25m +6.3║B2III1.64-2.72240
Beta TauriElnath05h 26m+28.6║B7III1.65-1.37130
Beta CarinaeMiaplacidus09h 13m-69.7║A2III1.67-0.99111
Epsilon OrionisAlnilam05h 36m -1.2║B0Ia1.69-6.381,300
Alpha GruisAlnair22h 08m-47.0║B7IV1.73-0.73101
Zeta OrionisAlnitak05h 41m -1.9║O9.5Ib+B0III1.74-5.26820
Gamma VelorumRegor08h 10m-47.3║WC8+O9Ib1.75-5.31840
Epsilon Ursae MajorisAlioth12h 54m+56.0║A0IV1.76-0.2181
Alpha PerseiMirfak03h 24m+49.9║F5Ib1.79-4.50590
Epsilon SagittariiKaus Australis18h 24m-34.4║B9.5III1.79-1.44145
Alpha Ursae MajorisDubhe11h 04m+61.8║K0III+F0V1.81-1.08124
Delta Canis MajorisWezen07h 08m-26.4║F8Ia1.83-6.871,800
Eta Ursae MajorisAlkaid13h 48m+49.3║B3V1.85-0.60101
Epsilon CarinaeAvior08h 23m-59.5║K3II+B2V1.86-4.58630
Theta ScorpiiSargas17h 37m-43.0║F1II1.86-2.75270
Beta AurigaeMenkalinan06h 00m+44.9║A2IV1.90-0.1082
Alpha Trianguli AustralisAtria16h 49m-69.0║K2Ib-II1.91-3.62420
Gamma GeminorumAlhena06h 38m+16.4║A0IV1.93-0.60105
Delta VelorumKoo She08h 45m-54.7║A0V1.93-0.0180
Alpha PavonisPeacock20h 26m-56.7║B0.5V+B2V1.94-1.81180
Alpha Ursae MinorisPolaris02h 32m+89.3║F7Ib-II1.97-3.64430
Beta Canis MajorisMirzam06h 23m-18.0║B1III1.98-3.95500
Alpha HydraeAlphard09h 28m -8.7║K3II1.99-1.69180
Alpha ArietisHamal02h 07m+23.5║K2III2.010.4866
Gamma LeonisAlgieba10h 20m+19.8║K0III+G7III2.01-0.92126
Beta CetiDiphda00h 44m-18.0║K0III2.04-0.3096
Sigma SagittariiNunki18h 55m-26.3║B3V2.05-2.14220
Theta CentauriMenkent14h 07m-36.4║K0III2.060.7061
Alpha AndromedaeAlpheratz00h 08m+29.1║B9IV2.07-0.3097
Beta AndromedaeMirach01h 10m+35.6║M0II2.07-1.86200
Kappa OrionisSaiph05h 48m -9.7║B0.5III2.07-4.65720
Beta Ursae MinorisKochab14h 51m+74.2║K4III2.07-0.87127
Beta GruisAl Dhanab22h 43m-46.9║M5III2.07-1.52170
Alpha OphiuchiRasalhague17h 35m+12.6║A5III2.081.3047
Beta PerseiAlgol03h 08m+41.0║B8V+G5IV+A2.09-0.1893
Gamma AndromedaeAlmach02h 04m+42.3║K3II+B8V+A0V2.10-3.08360
Beta LeonisDenebola11h 49m+14.6║A3V2.141.9236
Gamma CassiopeiaeCih00h 57m+60.7║B0IV2.15-4.22610
Gamma CentauriMuhlifain12h 42m-49.0║A0III+A0III2.20-0.81130
Zeta PuppisNaos08h 04m-40.0║O5Ia2.21-5.951,400
Iota CarinaeAspidiske09h 17m-59.3║A8Ib2.21-4.42690
Alpha Coronae BorealisAlphecca15h 35m+26.7║A0V+G5V2.220.4275
Lambda VelorumSuhail09h 08m-43.4║K4Ib2.23-3.99570
Zeta Ursae MajorisMizar13h 24m+54.9║A2V+A2V+A1V2.230.3378
Gamma CygniSadr20h 22m+40.3║F8Ib2.23-6.121,500
Alpha CassiopeiaeSchedar00h 41m+56.5║K0II2.24-1.99230
Gamma DraconisEltanin17h 57m+51.5║K5III2.24-1.04148
Delta OrionisMintaka05h 32m -0.3║O9.5II+B2V2.25-4.99920
Beta CassiopeiaeCaph00h 09m+59.2║F2III2.281.1755
Epsilon Centauri13h 40m-53.5║B1III2.29-3.02380
Delta ScorpiiDschubba16h 00m-22.6║B0.5IV2.29-3.16400
Epsilon ScorpiiWei16h 50m-34.3║K2.5III2.290.7865
Alpha LupiMen14h 42m-47.4║B1.5III2.30-3.83550
Eta Centauri14h 36m-42.2║B1.5V2.33-2.55310
Beta Ursae MajorisMerak11h 02m+56.4║A1V2.340.4179
Epsilon Bo÷tisIzar14h 45m+27.1║K0II-III+A2V2.35-1.69210
Epsilon PegasiEnif21h 44m +9.9║K2Ib2.38-4.19670
Kappa ScorpiiGirtab17h 42m-39.0║B1.5III2.39-3.38460
Alpha PhoenicisAnkaa00h 26m-42.3║K0III2.400.5277
Gamma Ursae MajorisPhecda11h 54m+53.7║A0V2.410.3684
Eta OphiuchiSabik17h 10m-15.7║A1V+A3V2.430.3784
Beta PegasiScheat23h 04m+28.1║M2III2.44-1.49200
Eta Canis MajorisAludra07h 24m-29.3║B5Ia2.45-7.513,000
Alpha CepheiAlderamin21h 19m+62.6║A7IV2.451.5849
Kappa VelorumMarkeb09h 22m-55.0║B2IV2.47-3.62540
Epsilon CygniGienah20h 46m+34.0║K0III2.480.7672
Alpha PegasiMarkab23h 05m+15.2║B9IV2.49-0.67140
Alpha CetiMenkar03h 02m +4.1║M2III2.54-1.61220
Zeta OphiuchiHan16h 37m-10.6║O9.5V2.54-3.20460
Zeta CentauriAl Nair al Kent.13h 56m-47.3║B2.5IV2.55-2.81390
Delta LeonisZosma11h 14m+20.5║A4V2.561.3258
Beta ScorpiiGraffias16h 05m-19.8║B1V+B2V2.56-3.50530
Alpha LeporisArneb05h 33m-17.8║F0Ib2.58-5.401,300
Delta Centauri12h 08m-50.7║B2IV2.58-2.84400
Gamma CorviGienah Ghurab12h 16m-17.5║B8III2.58-0.94165
Zeta SagittariiAscella19h 03m-29.9║A2IV+A4V2.600.4289
Beta LibraeZubeneschamali15h 17m -9.4║B8V2.61-0.84160
Alpha SerpentisUnukalhai15h 44m +6.4║K2III2.630.8773
Beta ArietisSheratan01h 55m+20.8║A5V2.641.3360
Alpha LibraeZubenelgenubi14h 51m-16.0║A3IV+F4IV2.640.7777
Alpha ColumbaePhact05h 40m-34.1║B7IV2.65-1.93270
Theta Aurigae06h 00m+37.2║A0III+G2V2.65-0.98170
Beta CorviKraz12h 34m-23.4║G5III2.65-0.51140
Delta CassiopeiaeRuchbah01h 26m+60.2║A5III2.660.2499
Eta Bo÷tisMuphrid13h 55m+18.4║G0IV2.682.4137
Beta LupiKe Kouan14h 59m-43.1║B2III2.68-3.35520
Iota AurigaeHassaleh04h 57m+33.2║K3II2.69-3.29510
Mu Velorum10h 47m-49.4║G5III+G2V2.69-0.06116
Alpha Muscae12h 37m-69.1║B2V2.69-2.17310
Upsilon ScorpiiLesath17h 31m-37.3║B2IV2.70-3.31520
Pi Puppis07h 17m-37.1║K4Ib2.71-4.921,100
Delta SagittariiKaus Meridionalis18h 21m-29.8║K2II2.72-2.14310
Gamma AquilaeTarazed19h 46m+10.6║K3II2.72-3.03460
Delta OphiuchiYed Prior16h 14m -3.7║M1III2.73-0.86170
Eta DraconisAldhibain16h 24m+61.5║G8III2.730.5888
Theta Carinae10h 43m-64.4║B0V2.74-2.91440
Gamma VirginisPorrima12h 42m -1.5║F0V+F0V2.742.3839
Iota OrionisHatysa05h 35m -5.9║O9III2.75-5.301,300
Iota Centauri13h 21m-36.7║A2V2.751.4859
Beta OphiuchiCebalrai17h 43m +4.6║K2III2.760.7682
Beta EridaniKursa05h 08m -5.1║A3III2.780.6089
Beta HerculisKornephoros16h 30m+21.5║G7III2.78-0.50150
Delta Crucis12h 15m-58.7║B2IV2.79-2.45360
Beta DraconisRastaban17h 30m+52.3║G2II2.79-2.43360
Alpha Canum VenaticorumCor Caroli12h 56m+38.3║A0IV+F0V2.800.16110
Gamma Lupi15h 35m-41.2║B2IV-V+B2IV-V2.80-3.40570
Beta LeporisNihal05h 28m-20.8║G5III2.81-0.63160
Zeta HerculisRutilicus16h 41m+31.6║F9IV+G7V2.812.6435
Beta Hydri00h 26m-77.3║G2IV2.823.4524
Tau Scorpii16h 36m-28.2║B0V2.82-2.78430
Lambda SagittariiKaus Borealis18h 28m-25.4║K1III2.820.9577
Gamma PegasiAlgenib00h 13m+15.2║B2IV2.83-2.22330
Rho PuppisTurais08h 08m-24.3║F6III2.831.4163
Beta Trianguli Australis15h 55m-63.4║F2IV2.832.3840
Zeta Persei03h 54m+31.9║B1II+B8IV+A2V2.84-4.55980
Beta Arae17h 25m-55.5║K3Ib-II2.84-3.49600
Alpha AraeChoo17h 32m-49.9║B2V2.84-1.51240
Eta TauriAlcyone03h 47m+24.1║B7III2.85-2.41370
Epsilon VirginisVindemiatrix13h 02m+11.0║G8III2.850.37102
Delta CapricorniDeneb Algedi21h 47m-16.1║A5V2.852.4939
Alpha HydriHead of Hydrus01h 59m-61.6║F0III2.861.1671
Delta Cygni19h 45m+45.1║B9.5III+F1V2.86-0.74170
Mu GeminorumTejat06h 23m+22.5║M3III2.87-1.39230
Gamma Trianguli Australis15h 19m-68.7║A1III2.87-0.87180
Alpha Tucanae22h 19m-60.3║K3III2.87-1.05200
Theta EridaniAcamar02h 58m-40.3║A4III+A1V2.88-0.59160
Pi SagittariiAlbaldah19h 10m-21.0║F2II2.88-2.77440
Beta Canis MinorisGomeisa07h 27m+08.3║B8V2.89-0.70170
Pi Scorpii15h 59m-26.1║B1V+B2V2.89-2.85460
Epsilon Persei03h 58m+40.0║B0.5V+A2V2.90-3.19540
Sigma ScorpiiAlniyat16h 21m-25.6║B1III2.90-3.86730
Beta CygniAlbireo19h 31m+28.0║K3II+B8V+B9V2.90-2.31390
Beta AquariiSadalsuud21h 32m-05.6║G0Ib2.90-3.47610
Gamma Persei03h 05m+53.5║G8III+A2V2.91-1.57260
Upsilon Carinae09h 47m-65.1║A7Ib+B7III2.92-5.561,600
Eta PegasiMatar22h 43m+30.2║G2II-III+F0V2.93-1.16215
Tau Puppis06h 50m-50.6║K1III2.94-0.80185
Delta CorviAlgorel12h 30m-16.5║B9.5V2.940.7988
Alpha AquariiSadalmelik22h 06m-00.3║G2Ib2.95-3.88760
Gamma EridaniZaurak03h 58m-13.5║M1III2.97-1.19220
Zeta TauriAlheka05h 38m+21.1║B4III2.97-2.56420
Epsilon LeonisRas Elased Austr.09h 46m+23.8║G1II2.97-1.46250
Gamma▓ SagittariiAlnasl18h 06m-30.4║K0III2.980.6396
Gamma Hydrae13h 19m-23.2║G8III2.99-0.05132
Iota╣ Scorpii17h 48m-40.1║F2Ia2.99-5.711,800
Zeta AquilaeDeneb el Okab19h 05m+13.9║A0V2.990.9683
Beta Trianguli02h 10m+35.0║A5III3.000.09124
Psi Ursae Majoris11h 10m+44.5║K1III3.00-0.27147
Gamma Ursae MinorisPherkad Major15h 21m+71.8║A3II3.00-2.84480
Mu╣ Scorpii16h 52m-38.0║B1.5V+B6.5V3.00-4.01820
Gamma Gruis21h 54m-37.4║B8III3.00-0.97205
Delta Persei03h 43m+47.8║B5III3.01-3.04530
Zeta Canis MajorisPhurad06h 20m-30.1║B2.5V3.02-2.05340
Omicron▓ Canis Majoris07h 03m-23.8║B3Ia3.02-6.462,600
Epsilon CorviMinkar12h 10m-22.6║K2II3.02-1.82300
Epsilon AurigaeAlmaaz05h 02m+43.8║F0Ia3.03-5.952,000
Beta Muscae12h 46m-68.1║B2V+B3V3.04-1.86310
Gamma Bo÷tisSeginus14h 32m+38.3║A7III3.040.9685
Beta CapricorniDabih20h 21m-14.8║G5II+A0V3.05-2.07340
Epsilon GeminorumMebsuta06h 44m+25.1║G8Ib3.06-4.15900
Mu Ursae MajorisTania Australis10h 22m+41.5║M0III3.06-1.35250
Delta DraconisTais19h 13m+67.7║G9III3.070.63100
Eta Sagittarii18h 18m-36.8║M3.5III3.10-0.20149
Zeta Hydrae08h 55m+05.9║G9III3.11-0.21150
Nu Hydrae10h 50m-16.2║K2III3.11-0.03139
Lambda Centauri11h 36m-63.0║B9III3.11-2.39410
Alpha IndiPersian20h 38m-47.3║K0III3.110.65101
Beta ColumbaeWazn05h 51m-35.8║K2III3.121.0286
Iota Ursae MajorisTalita08h 59m+48.0║A7IV3.122.2948
Zeta Arae16h 59m-56.0║K3II3.12-3.11570
Delta HerculisSarin17h 15m+24.8║A3IV3.121.2178
Kappa CentauriKe Kwan14h 59m-42.1║B2IV3.13-2.96540
Alpha Lyncis09h 21m+34.4║K7III3.14-1.02220
N Velorum09h 31m-57.0║K5III3.16-1.15240
Pi Herculis17h 15m+36.8║K3II3.16-2.10370

Definition of Columns
  1. Bayer name.
  2. Common name.
  3. Right Ascension for epoch 2000.
  4. Declination for epoch 2000.
  5. Spectral classification of the main stars in the system.
  6. Visual Magnitude.
  7. Absolute Magnitude.
  8. Distance to the star in light years.

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