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List of brightest stars
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List of brightest stars

100 Brightest stars as seen from Earth (by apparent magnitude).

  Magnitude Bayer Designation Proper name
0 -26.73   Sol (our sun)
1 -1.46 α CMa Sirius
2 -0.72 α Car Canopus
3 -0.04 α Boo Arcturus
4 -0.01 α1 Cen Rigil Kentaurus-A
5 0.03 α Lyr Vega
6 0.08 α Aur Capella
7 0.12 β Ori Rigel
8 0.38 α CMi Procyon
9 0.46 α Eri Achernar
10 0.5v α Ori Betelgeuse
11 0.61 β Cen Hadar
12 0.77 α Aql Altair
13 0.85 α Tau Aldebaran
14 0.96 α Sco Antares
15 0.97 α Vir Spica
16 1.14 β Gem Pollux
17 1.16 α PsA Fomalhaut
18 1.25 β Cru Becrux
19 1.25 α Cyg Deneb
20 1.33 α2 Cen Rigil Kentaurus-B
21 1.35 α Leo Regulus
22 1.5 ε CMa Adhara
23 1.58 α1 Cru Acrux
24 1.63 γ Cru Gacrux
25 1.63 λ Sco Shaula
26 1.64 γ Ori Bellatrix
27 1.65 β Tau El Nath
28 1.68 β Car Miaplacidus
29 1.7 ε Ori Alnilam
30 1.74 α Gru Al Na'ir
31 1.77 ε UMa Alioth
32 1.79 α UMa Duhbe
33 1.8 α Per Alcheb
34 1.82 γ2 Vel Suhail al Muhlif
35 1.85 ε Sgr Kaus Australis
36 1.86 δ CMa Wesen
37 1.86 ε Car Avior
38 1.86 η UMa Benetnasch
39 1.87 θ Sco Sargas
40 1.9 β Aur Menkalinan
41 1.92 α TrA Atria
42 1.93 γ Gem Alhena
43 1.94 α Pav Peacock Star
44 1.96 δ Vel
45 1.98 β CMa Murzim
46 1.98 α Hya Alphard
47 1.99 α Gem Castor-A
48 2.0v ο Cet Mira
49 2.0v α Ari Hamal
50 2.0v T CrB  
51 2.02 α UMi Polaris
52 2.02 σ Sgr Nunki
53 2.04 β Cet Deneb Kaitos
53 2.05 ζ Ori Alnatak
54 2.06 α And Alpheratz
55 2.06 β And Mirach
56 2.06 κ Ori Saiph
57 2.06 θ Cen Menkent
58 2.08 β UMi Kochab
59 2.08 α Oph Ras Alhague
60 2.09 α2 Cru Acrux
61 2.11 β Gru  
62 2.12 β Per Algol
63 2.14 β Leo Denabola
64 2.17 γ Cen  
65 2.2 γ Cyg Sadr
66 2.21 λ Vel Al Suhail
67 2.23 α Cas Schedar
68 2.23 δ Ori Mentaka-A
69 2.23 α CrB Gemma
70 2.23 γ Dra Eltanin
71 2.25 ζ Pup Naos
72 2.25 ι Car Aspidiske
73 2.26 γ1 And Almach
74 2.27 β Cas Caph
75 2.27 ζ UMa Mizar-A
76 2.29 ε Sco  
77 2.3 ε Cen  
78 2.3 α Lup  
79 2.31 η Cen  
80 2.32 δ Sco Dschubba
81 2.37 β UMa Merak
82 2.39 ε Peg Enif
83 2.39 α Phe Ankaa
84 2.4 ε Boo Mirak
85 2.41 κ Sco  
86 2.42 β Peg Schest
87 2.43 η Oph Sabik
88 2.44 α Cep Alderamin
89 2.44 η CMa Aludra
90 2.44 γ UMa Phad
91 2.46 ε Cyg Grenah
92 2.47 γ Cas  
93 2.49 α Peg Markab
94 2.5 κ Vel Markab
95 2.53 α Cet Menkar
96 2.55 ζ Cen  
97 2.56 δ Leo Zozma
98 2.56 ζ Oph  
99 2.58 α Lep Arneb

The exact order of this list is not completely well defined:

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1 See also
2 References
3 External links

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