List of Stars in the Corona Borealis Constellation

The Corona Borealis constellation is formed by 8 main stars that form its shape in the sky. Inside its area, there are currently 55 discovered stars.

The name of the constellation Corona Borealis means “crown of the north” or “northern crown”.

Below you will find the full list of stars in the Corona Borealis constellation and their names as well as some general information about each of them.

Here’s what each of the columns means.

Proper name: This is the common name we give to some of the most prominent stars in the sky. These names have been passed from ancient civilizations and they are usually of Greek or Arabic origin. Due to the number of stars in the universe, most stars discovered these days do not receive a proper name.

Name: The scientific, Latinized name for the star.

Designation: Abbreviation of the scientific name or designation if it doesn’t have one. It is based on the Bayer catalog of stars.

Distance: How far away from Earth the star is. Given in light-years.

Visible magnitude: The brightness of the star as seen from Earth. Also known as apparent magnitude.

Absolute magnitude: The true brightness of the star, regardless of the point of view.

Stellar classification: Classification of the star according to its electromagnetic characteristics.

Proper NameNameDesignationDistance (light-years)Visible magnitudeAbsolute magnitudeStellar classification
Alphecca / Gemma / AstherothAlpha Corona Borealisα CrB75.002.220.42A0V
NusakanBeta Corona Borealisβ CrB114.003.660.94F0p
Gamma Corona Borealisγ CrB145.003.810.57A1Vs
Theta Corona Borealisθ CrB311.004.14−0.76B6Vnn
Epsilon Corona Borealisε CrB230.004.14−0.10K3III
Delta Corona Borealisδ CrB165.004.591.06G5III-IV
Zeta Corona Borealisζ CrB473.004.64−1.17B7V+…
Tau Corona Borealisτ CrB113.004.732.03K0III-IV
Kappa Corona Borealisκ CrB101.004.792.32K0III-IV
Xi Corona Borealisξ CrB184.004.861.11K0III
Iota Corona Borealisι CrB351.004.98−0.18A0p…
Eta  Corona Borealis Aη CrB A61.004.993.64G2V
Mu Corona Borealisμ CrB571.005.14−1.08M2III
Nu1 Corona Borealisν1 CrB555.005.20−0.96M2III
Rho Corona Borealisρ CrB57.005.394.18G2V
Nu2 Corona Borealisν2 CrB545.005.40−0.72K5III
Lambda Corona Borealisλ CrB135.005.432.34F0IV
Omicron Corona Borealisο CrB274.005.510.89K0III
Sigma  Corona Borealis Aσ CrB A71.005.563.78F8V
Pi Corona Borealisπ CrB249.005.571.16G9III:
HD 143435HD 143435898.005.61−1.59K5III
HD 145849HD 145849610.005.62−0.74K3III SB
HD 144208HD 144208691.005.79−0.84A2V+…
Upsilon Corona Borealisυ CrB825.005.80−1.22A3V
R Corona BorealisR CrB6037.005.89−5.45C0,0 (F8pe)
Eta  Corona Borealis Bη CrB B6.08
HD 139761HD 139761460.006.120.37K0
HD 146537HD 146537442.006.140.48K2
HD 139284HD 139284683.006.30−0.31K2
HD 145802HD 145802515.006.300.31K2III
HD 136403HD 136403278.006.331.67A2m
HD 138525HD 138525225.006.392.19F6III
HD 145957HD 145957867.006.39−0.73K0
HD 141456HD 141456823.006.41−0.60K5
23 Her23 Her515.006.410.42A4Vn
HD 138341HD 138341460.006.450.7A4IV
HD 139389HD 139389117.006.463.68F5V:
HD 145976HD 145976238.006.482.16F3V
KamuyHD 145457HD 145457411.006.571.06K0III
Sigma Corona Borealis Bσ CrB B6.66
S Corona BorealisS CrB1762.007.15M6.5-8e
RS Corona BorealisRS CrB1070.007.44M7
ADS 9731ADS 9731349.007.80F5+F5
V Corona BorealisV CrB8800.007.83C6,2e
U Corona BorealisU CrB811.007.83B6V+F8III-IV
HD 140913HD 140913143.108.07G0V
RR Corona BorealisRR CrB1110.008.20M3
YY Corona BorealisYY CrB301.008.69F8V
RT Corona BorealisRT CrB10.22G0
RW Corona BorealisRW CrB679.0010.22A8Vv
TW Corona BorealisTW CrB10.49F8
T Corona BorealisT CrB3500.0010.60M3III+p
BD +33 2642BD +33 264233000.0010.73B2IVp
UW Corona BorealisUW CrB19.70