Orion oh RYE in The Hunter
Star Name Coords. Dist.(ly) Mag. Spect. Type of Star Features, etc.
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Betelgeuse
BET el jooze
- not "Beetle Juice"
"House of the Twins"
Alpha Orionis
5h 55' 10.3
+7 24' 55
430 0.45 M2Ib Red
Supergiant
Eastern Shoulder
Among Brightest
Larger in diameter
than the orbit of Venus
5 Very Faint
Companions
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Rigel
Arabic der.: "Foot"
Beta Orionis
5h 14' 32.3
-8 12' 6
770 0.18 B8Ia Blue
Supergiant
Among Brightest
3 Very Faint
Companions
Bellatrix
Amazon Warrior's name
Gamma Orionis
5h 25' 7.8
+6 20' 59
240 1.64 B2III Blue
Giant
Western Shoulder
Delta 1 Orionis
Mintaka
Arabic "belt"
Delta 2 Orionis
5h 32' 0.3
-0 17' 57
920 2.25 09.5II+ Blue
Bright Giant
Double Star
Unrelated
Spectroscopic Binary
Western Star in
Orion's Belt
5h 32' 0.4
-0 17' 4
920s 6.77 B2V Blue
Main Sequence
Alnilam
"String of Pearls"
Epsilon Orionis
5h 36' 12.7
-1 12' 7
1300 1.69 B0Iae Blue
Supergiant
Middle Star in
Orion's Belt
Alnitak
Arabic "Belt"
Zeta Orionis
5h 40' 45.5
-1 56' 34
820 1.82 O9.5Ib Blue
Supergiant
Eastern Star
in Orion's Belt
3.95 B0III Blue
Giant
Eta Orionis 5h 24' 28.6
-2 23' 49
900 3.35 B1V
B2
Blue
Main Sequence
Tight Binary



Theta 1A
Theta 1B
Theta 1C
Theta 1D
Theta 1 Orionis
The Trapezium
Theta 2 Orionis
Theta 2A
Theta 2B
5h 35' 16.4
-5 23' 23
1500s 4.96 O6 Blue
Main Sequence
The Trapezium
is a multiple
star grouping
surrounded by
the Orion Nebula
- M42 and M43 -
and outlines the
Sword of Orion
5h 36' 16
-5 23' 7
7.49v B0V
A5
Blue & Blue White
Main Sequence
5h 35' 17.2
-5 23' 13
6.35 B0.5V Blue
Main Sequence
5h 35' 15.8
-5 23' 14
7.20 O7 Blue
Main Sequence
5h 35' 22.8
-5 24' 58
1900s 4.98 O9.5V Blue
Main Sequence
5h 35' 26.3
-5 24' 58
6.02 B1V Blue
Main Sequence
Iota Orionis 5h 35' 25.9
-5 54' 36
1300 2.75 O9III Blue
Giant
Saiph
Kappa Orionis
5h 47' 45.3
-9 40' 11
720 2.07 B0.5Ia Blue
Supergiant
Lambda 1
Meissa
Lambda Orionis
Lambda 2
5h 35' 8.2
+9 56' 3
1060 3.50 O8 Blue
Main Sequence
5h 35' 8.4
+9 56' 6
5.45 B0.5V Blue
Main Sequence
Mu Orionis 6h 2' 23
+9 38' 51
152 4.12 A Blue White
Main Sequence
Nu Orionis 6h 7' 34.3
+14 46' 6
530 4.42 B3V Blue
Main Sequence
Xi Orionis 6h 11' 56.4
+14 12' 31
630 4.45 B3IV Blue
Sub Giant
Omicron 1
Orionis
4h 52' 31.9
+14 15' 2
540 4.71 M3 Red
Main Sequence
Omicron 2
Orionis
4h 56' 22.2
+13 30' 52
169 4.06 K2III Orange
Giant
Pi 1 Orionis 4h 54' 53.7
+10 9' 3
121 4.64 A0V Blue White
Main Sequence
marking the
Bow of Orion
Pi 2 Orionis 4h 50' 36.7
+8 54' 1
194 4.35 A1V Blue White
Main Sequence
Pi 3 Orionis 4h 49' 50.3
+6 57' 41
260 3.19 F6V White
Main Sequence
Pi 4 Orionis 4h 51' 12.3
+5 36' 18
1300 3.68 B2III
B2IV
Blue Giant and Blue
Main Sequence
Pi 5 Orionis 4h 54' 15
+2 26' 26
1340 3.71 B3III
B0V
Blue Giant
and Blue
Main Sequence
Pi 6 Orionis 4h 58' 32.8
+1 42' 51
950 4.47 K2II Orange
Bright Giant
Rho Orionis 5h 13' 17.4
+2 51' 40
340 4.67 K3III Orange
Giant
Sigma Orionis 5h 38' 44.7
-2 36' 0
1150 3.77 O9.5V Blue
Main Sequence
Tau Orionis 5h 17' 36.3
-6 50' 40
550 3.59 B5III Blue
Giant
Upsilon Orionis 5h 31' 55.8
-7 18' 6
1550 4.62 B0V Blue
Main Sequence
Phi 1 Orionis 5h 34' 49.2
+9 29' 22
1000 4.39 B0IV Blue
Main Sequence
Phi 2
Orionis
5h 36' 54.3
+9 17' 26
116 4.09 G8III-IV Yellow
Giant
Chi 1
Orionis
5h 54' 22.9
+20 16' 34
28 4.39 G0V Yellow
Main Sequence
Chi 2 Orionis 6h 3' 55.2
+20 8' 18
2300s 4.64 B2Ia Blue
Supergiant
Psi 1 Orionis 5h 24' 44.8
+1 50' 47
1100 4.89 B1V Blue
Main Sequence
Psi 2 Orionis 5h 26' 50.2
+3 5' 44
1400 4.59 B2IV Blue
Sub Giant
Omega Orionis 5h 39' 11.1
+4 7' 17
1600 4.50 B3III Blue
Giant
13 Orionis 5h 7' 38.3
+9 28' 19
92 6.15 G1IV Yellow
Sub Giant
29 Orionis 5h 23' 56.8
-7 48' 29
174 4.13 G8III Yellow
Giant
27 Orionis 5h 24' 28.9
-0 53' 29
172 5.07 K0III Orange
Giant
71 Orionis 6h 14' 50.8
+19 9' 23
69 5.20 F6V White
Main Sequence
74 Orionis 6h 16' 26.6
+12 16' 20
64 5.04 F5IV-V White
Sub Giant