Virgo VIR go The Maiden
Star Name Coords. Dist.(ly) Mag. Spect. Type of Star Features, etc.
Spica
Latin: "ear of wheat"
Alpha Virginis
13h 25' 11.5
-11 9' 41
260 0.98v B1III-IV
B2V
Binary of
Blue Giant and
Blue Main Seq
almost exactly
on the Ecliptic
Zavijava
Arabic: "angle"
Beta Virginis
11h 50' 41.6
+1 45' 53
36 3.59 F9 V White
Main Sequence
Porrima
named after the Roman
Goddess of Prophecy
Gamma 1 Virginis
Gamma 2 Virginis
12h 41' 39.5
-1 26' 58
39 2.8
3.55 + 3.6
F0V
F0V
White
Main Sequence
Binary
Close Orbital Binary
172 year cycle
Delta Virginis 12h 55' 36.1
+3 23' 51
200 3.39 M3 III Red
Giant
Vindemiatrix
Latin: "grape gatherer"
Epsilon Virginis
13h 2' 10.5
+10 57' 33
102 2.85 G8 III Yellow
Giant
Zeta Virginis 13h 34' 41.5
-0 35' 46
73 3.38 A3V Blue
Main Sequence
Zaniah
Arabic: "angle"
Eta Virginis
12h 19' 54.3
-0 40' 0
250 3.89 A2IV Blue White
Sub Giant
Theta Virginis 13h 9' 56.9
-5 32' 20
410 4.38 A1IVs
Am
Blue White
Sub Giant
Main Sequence
Syrma
Greek: "train of a dress"
Iota Virginis
14h 16' 0.8
-6 0' 2
70 4.07 F7V White
Main Sequence
Mu Virginis 14h 43' 3.5
-5 39' 30
61 3.87 F2III White
Giant
17 Virginis 12h 22' 32
+5 18' 20
97 6.40 F8V White
Main Sequence
48A Virginis
48B Virginis
13h 3' 54.3
-3 39' 48
106 7.25
7.61
F0V
F4V
Binary of White
Main Sequence
59 Virginis 13h 16' 46.4
+9 25' 27
59 5.19 G0V Yellow
Main Sequence
61 Virginis 13h 18' 24.2
-18 18' 41
27.8 4.74 G6V Yellow
Main Sequence
66 Virginis 13h 24' 33.2
-5 9' 50
98 5.76 F3V White
Main Sequence
70 Virginis 13h 28' 25.7
+13 46' 43
59 4.97 G5V Yellow
Main Sequence