Cygnus SIG nus The Swan
Star Name Coords. Dist.(ly) Mag. Spect. Type of Star Features, etc.
Deneb
deh NEB
means: "tail"
Alpha Cygni
20h 41' 25.8
+45 16' 49
3200 1.25 A2 Ia Blue White
Supergiant
- Summer Triangle -
we move toward Deneb
at 250 km per second

Beta 1A Cygni
Beta 1B Cygni
Albireo
al BEER ee oh
"Bill of the Swan"
Beta 2 Cygni
19h 30' 43.2
+27 57' 35
380 3.1
3.36 + 5.48
K3 II
B0.5V(i-)
Gold Giant and
Blue Main Sequence
orbit each other
while another
Blue Main Sequence
orbits the pair
- appears green -
Orbital Trinary
Very Interesting
Triple Star System
19h 30' 45.2
+27 57' 55
5.12 B8 V Wide Orbital
of 1A and 1B
Sadir
aka - Sadr
means: "breast"
Gamma Cygni
20h 22' 13.6
+40 15' 24
1500 2.23 F8 Ib White
Supergiant
Delta Cygni 19h 44' 58.4
+45 7' 51
171 2.86
6.5
B9.5III+ Blue White Giant
Close Companion
Gienah
means: "wing"
Epsilon Cygni
20h 46' 12.6
+33 58' 13
72 2.48 K0 III Orange
Giant
Zeta Cygni 21h 12' 56.1
+30 13' 37
151 3.21 G8 III Yellow
Bright Giant
Eta Cygni 19h 56' 18.3
+35 5' 0
139 3.89 K0 III Orange
Bright Giant
Visually near to
Black Hole
Cygnus X1
Theta Cygni 19h 36' 26.4
+50 13' 16
61 4.49 F4 V White
Main Sequence
Iota Cygni 19h 36' 26.4
+50 13' 16
122 3.76 A5 V Blue White
Main Sequence
Kappa Cygni 19h 17' 6
+53 22' 7
123 3.80 K0 III Orange Giant
Mu 1
Mu Cygni
Mu 2
21h 44' 8.5
+28 44' 34
73 4.86 F6 V White & Yellow
Main Sequence
Wide Orbital Binary
21h 44' 8.2
+28 44' 35
6.31 G2 V
Omicron
1A Cygni
20h 13' 37.9
+46 44' 29
1350 3.80 K2II+B4V Orange Giant
+ Blue Main Seq
Eclipsing Binary
10.5 year orbit
Omicron
1B Cygni
20h 13' 39.2
+46 42' 42
1700 7.01 B9 Blue
Main Sequence
Omicron
2 Cygni
20h 15' 28.3
+47 42' 52
1100 3.96 K3II + B9V Orange Bright Giant
Blue Main Seq.
Rho Cygni 21h 33' 58.8
+45 35' 31
124 3.98 G8 III Yellow Giant
Tau Cygni 21h 14' 47.4
+38 2' 44
68 3.74 F2 IV White
Sub Giant
Omega 1 Cygni
Omega 2 Cygni
20h 30' 3.4
+48 57' 6
870 4.94 B2.5 IV Blue
Sub Giant
20h 31' 18.7
+49 13' 14
400 5.44 M2 III Red
Giant
16 A Cygni
16 Cygni
16 B Cygni
19h 41' 48.8
+50 31' 31
70 5.99 G2 V Yellow
Main Sequence
Orbital Binary
19h 41' 52
+50 31' 3
6.25 G5 V
17 Cygni 19h 46' 25.5
+33 43' 40
68 5.00 F5 White
Main Sequence
27 Cygni 20h 6' 21.7
+35 58' 21
79 5.38 K0 IV Orange Giant
V1644
29 Cygni
20h 14' 31.9
+36 48' 23
134 4.93 A2 V Blue White
Main Sequence
43 Cygni 20h 27' 2.2
+49 23' 1
123 5.73 F0 V White
Main Sequence
61 A Cygni
Oompa & Loompa
61 B Cygni
21h 6' 53.7
+38 44' 57
11.4 5.20 K5 V Wide pair of
Orange Dwarfs
One of Closest
Star Systems
21h 6' 55.2
+38 44' 30
6.05 K7 V