Pegasus PEG a suss The Winged Horse
Star Name Coords. Dist.(ly) Mag. Spect. Type of Star Features, etc.
Markab
"horse's shoulder"
Alpha Pegasi
23h 4' 45.6
15 12' 19
140 2.49
( 2 - 3 )
B9V Blue
Main Sequence
Irregular Variable
SW Corner of
The Great Square
Scheat
means: "shin"
Beta Pegasi
23h 3' 46.4
28 4' 58
199 2.44 M2II-III Red
Bright Giant
NW Corner of
The Great Square
Algenib
Arabic: "the side"
Gamma Pegasi
0h 13' 14.1
15 11' 1
330 2.83 B2IV Blue
Sub Giant
SE Corner of
The Great Square
*
Enif
Arabic: "nose"
Epsilon Pegasi
21h 44' 11.1
9 52' 30
670 2.38
8 and 11
K2Ib Orange
Supergiant
2 Faint
Companions
Homam
Arabic: "hero"
Zeta Pegasi
22h 41' 27.6
10 49' 53
210 3.41 B8.5V Blue
Main Sequence
Middle of the
Neck of the Horse
* *
Matar
Eta Pegasi
22h 43' 0.1
30 13' 17
215 2.93
8 + 11
G2II-III
F0V
Yellow Bright Giant
2 White Main Sequence
Middle of the
Neck of the Horse
2 Faint Companions
Biham
Arabic: "young beasts"
Theta Pegasi
22h 10' 11.9
6 11' 52
97 3.52 A2V Blue White
Main Sequence
marks top of the
Head of the Horse
Iota Pegasi 22h 7' 0.6
25 20' 42
38 3.77 F5V White
Main Sequence
Kappa Pegasi 21h 44' 38.6
25 38' 42
115 4.14 F5IV White
Sub Giant
Lambda Pegasi 22h 46' 31.8
23 33' 56
390 3.97 G8II-III Yellow
Bright Giant
Sadalbari
"excelling one"
Mu Pegasi
22h 50' 0.1
24 36' 6
117 3.51 G8III Yellow Giant marks one of the
Legs of the Horse
Nu Pegasi 22h 5' 40.7
5 3' 31
263 4.86 K4III Orange Giant
Xi Pegasi 22h 46' 41.5
12 10' 22
53 4.20 F7V White
Main Sequence
Omicron Pegasi 22h 41' 45.3
29 18' 27
305 4.80 A1IV Blue White
Sub Giant
Pi 1 Pegasi 22h 9' 59.2
33 10' 42
250 4.28 F5III White Giant
Pi 2 Pegasi 22h 9' 13.5
33 10' 21
280 5.58 G6III Yellow Giant
Rho Pegasi 22h 55' 13.6
8 48' 58
280 4.91 A1V Blue White
Main Sequence
Sigma Pegasi 22h 52' 24
9 50' 9
88 5.16 F7IV White
Sub Giant
Tau Pegasi 23h 20' 38.2
23 44' 25
167 4.58 A5V Blue White
Main Sequence
Upsilon Pegasi 23h 25' 22.7
23 24' 15
173 4.42 F8IV White
Sub Giant
Phi Pegasi 23h 52' 29.2
19 7' 13
440 5.06 M2III Red Giant
Chi Pegasi 0h 14' 36.1
20 12' 24
330 4.79 M2III Red Giant
Psi Pegasi 23h 57' 45.5
25 8' 29
430 4.63 M3III Red Giant
* 1 Pegasi 21h 22' 5.1
19 48' 16
154 4.08
9
K1III Orange
Giant
Faint
Companion
2 Pegasi 21h 29' 56.8
23 38 20
440 4.52 M1III Red Giant
13 A
13 Pegasi
13 B
21h 50' 8.6
17 17' 8
109 5.73
6.94
F2III(i-)
F9V
White Giant
White Main Sequence
15 Pegasi 21h 52' 29.8
28 47' 36
90 5.52 F6IV White
Sub Giant
37 A
37 Pegasi
37 B
22h 29' 57.9
4 25' 54
172 5.83
7.37
F5IV
F8V
White Sub Giant
White Main Sequence
51 Peg
51 Pegasi
22h 57' 27.9
20 46' 8
50 5.45 G5V Yellow
Main Sequence
Very similar
to our own sun
first Extrasolar
Planets Discovered
52 A
52 Pegasi
52 B
22h 59' 11.7
11 43' 44
270 6.09
7.53
A8V
F6V
Blue White and White
Main Sequence Binary
85 Pegasi 0h 2' 10.1
27 4' 56
40 5.80 G2V Yellow
Main Sequence
Extremely similar
to our own sun