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Aljanah

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aljanah star,epsilon cygni

Aljanah, Epsilon Cygni Aa (ε Cyg Aa) is the primary component in a multiple star system located 72.7 light years away in the constellation Cygnus.… Read More »Aljanah

WASP-96

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wasp-96 star

WASP-96 is a yellow dwarf located about 1,160 light-years away in the constellation Phoenix. Shining at magnitude 12.2, it is invisible to the unaided eye.… Read More »WASP-96

Earendel

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earendel star,most distant star,earliest star,highest redshift star

Earendel (WHL0137-LS) is the earliest and most distant star discovered to date. It lies at a comoving distance of 28 billion light-years from Earth. It… Read More »Earendel

Icarus

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Icarus star,MACS J1149 LS 1

Icarus (MACS J1149 Lensed Star 1) is a blue supergiant discovered through a gravitational lens in 2018. It is the second most distant individual non-supernova… Read More »Icarus

Albireo

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albireo star,albireo double star,beta cygni

Albireo, Beta Cygni (β Cyg) is the primary component in a multiple star system located in the constellation Cygnus. It appears as an optical double… Read More »Albireo