- Lists of stars
The following are lists of stars:
List of stars by constellation
List of star names:* List of traditional star names– according to western culture, including::* List of Arabic star names:* List of Chinese star names
List of nearest stars:* List of nearest bright stars:* List of brightest stars
By physical characteristic::*
List of most luminous stars:* List of most massive stars:* List of largest stars:* List of least massive stars
By variability or other factor::*
List of notable variable stars:* List of semiregular variable stars:* List of stars with confirmed extrasolar planets:* List of stars with unconfirmed extrasolar planets:* List of brown dwarfs
Other star listings::* :*
Solar twins (Solar analogs):* Stars named after people:* Navigational stars:* Terrestrial Planet Finder:* Traditional Chinese star names:* Stars and planetary systems in fiction
The following is a list of particularly notable
stars that have their own articles in Wikipedia, but are not included in the lists above.
BPM 37093— a diamondstar
Cygnus X-1— X-raysource
HE0107-5240— one of the oldest stars found
HR 465— chemically-peculiar variable star
* Nemesis — hypothetical star
OGLE-TR-122b— is one of the smallest stars ever discovered.
P Cygni— suddenly brightened in the 17th century
* WNC4 — Messier Object 40
Zeta Boötis— speckle binary test system
Astronomical naming conventions
* " [http://xml.gsfc.nasa.gov/archive/catalogs/5/5050/ The Bright Star Catalog] ", Astronomical Data Center, NSSDC/ADC, 1991.
* [http://www.ari.uni-heidelberg.de/aricns/ Astronomiches Rechen-Institut Heidelberg] — ARICNS Database for Nearby Stars
* [http://nstars.arc.nasa.gov/index.cfm nStars database] ,
NASA. — database of nearby stars.
* [http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/ SIMBAD Astronomical Database]
* [http://www.solstation.com Sol Station] — information on nearby and bright stars.
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