List of Stars in the Indus Constellation

The Indus constellation is formed by 3 main stars that form its shape in the sky. Inside its area, there are currently 55 discovered stars. Being a southern constellation that could not be seen in Greece, it is one of the few constellations that does not get its name from mythology.

The constellation of Indus represents an Indian.

Below you will find the full list of stars in the Indus 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
Pe SzeAlpha Indiα Ind101.003.110.65K0III
Beta Indiβ Ind603.003.67−2.66K0III
Theta Indiθ Ind97.004.392.02A5V
Delta Indiδ Ind185.004.400.63F0IV
Eta Indiη Ind79.004.512.59A6:var
Epsilon Indiε Ind12.004.696.89K5V
Zeta Indiζ Ind404.004.90−0.57K5III
Iota Indiι Ind567.005.06−1.14K1II/III
Mu Indiμ Ind349.005.170.02K2III
Nu Indiν Ind94.005.282.98A3V: + F9V
Omicron Indiο Ind558.005.52−0.65M0III
HD 217831HD 217831180.005.531.82F4III
HD 212728HD 212728142.005.562.36A3V
HD 207229HD 207229334.005.620.57K1III
Kappa2 Indiκ2 Ind514.005.62−0.37K4III
HD 202103HD 202103397.005.730.3A6IV
HD 199623HD 19962393.005.763.48F5IV-V
HD 212211HD 212211165.005.782.26F3III
HD 207964HD 207964152.005.922.58F1III
T IndiT Ind1900.006.00−2.63C
HD 206399HD 206399741.006.02−0.76B8IV
HD 208796HD 208796627.006.02−0.40B9IV/V
Rho Indiρ Ind86.006.043.92G4IV-V
Gamma Indiγ Ind208.006.102.08F1III
BG IndiBG Ind217.006.132.02F3V
HD 219644HD 219644628.006.15−0.27K2/K3III
Pi Indiπ Ind543.006.170.06A3m…
HD 218288HD 218288607.006.18−0.17K3III
HD 205877HD 205877631.006.20−0.23F7III
HD 205417HD 205417591.006.22−0.07A0/A1IV
HD 198766HD 1987661552.006.23−2.16B5IV
HD 199642HD 199642805.006.26−0.70K5/M0III
HD 203548HD 203548314.006.301.38A5m…
HD 205935HD 205935694.006.33−0.31K0III-IV
HD 215729HD 215729327.006.351.35A2V
HD 204228HD 204228361.006.391.17K2IIICN…
HD 203010HD 203010364.006.401.16K3III
HD 204873HD 204873872.006.43−0.71K4III
HD 200887HD 200887308.006.451.57A9V
HD 206690HD 206690417.006.460.93K1III
HD 218497HD 218497172.006.472.86F3IV
HD 218558HD 218558203.006.472.5K0IV
HD 206429HD 206429141.006.493.3F7IV/V
HD 208184HD 208184623.006.500.09G6III
HD 206653HD 206653901.007.20Ap…
HD 209295HD 209295381.007.32A9/F0V
HD 208217HD 208217455.007.50Ap…
BS IndiBS Ind144.508.90G9V
RS IndiRS Ind9.51F4
V IndiV Ind2080.0010.01F0V
WASP-145 AWASP-145 A11.50K2V
RX J2115-5840RX J2115-584016.00WD+M5