List of Stars in the Leo Minor Constellation

The Leo Minor constellation is formed by 3 main stars that form its shape in the sky. Inside its area, there are currently 54 discovered stars.

The constellation of Leo Minor represents a small lion.

Below you will find the full list of stars in the Leo Minor 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
Praecipua46 LMi46 LMi98.003.791.41K0III-IV
Beta LMiβ LMi146.004.200.95G8III-IV
21 LMi21 LMi91.004.492.26A7V
10 LMi10 LMi176.004.540.88G8III
Praecipua37 LMi37 LMi474.004.68−1.13G0II
30 LMi30 LMi207.004.720.71F0V
41 LMi41 LMi207.005.081.06A3Vn
19 LMi19 LMi94.005.102.81F6Vs
42 LMi42 LMi377.005.360.04A1Vn
Cor20 LMi20 LMi49.005.374.5G1V
11 LMi11 LMi36.005.395.16G8IV-V
8 LMi8 LMi436.005.40−0.24M1III
23 LMi23 LMi257.005.491A0Vn
40 LMi40 LMi148.005.512.22A4Vn
28 LMi28 LMi409.005.520.03K1III
34 LMi34 LMi528.005.57−0.48A2Vn
32 LMi32 LMi760.005.79−1.05A4V
38 LMi38 LMi159.005.842.39F9V
HD 88231HD 88231603.005.86−0.47K3III
7 LMi7 LMi515.005.87−0.12G8III:
27 LMi27 LMi230.005.891.65A6V
33 LMi33 LMi245.005.901.52A0IV
RX LMiRX LMi743.006.02−0.77M2III
44 LMi44 LMi254.006.051.59F5V
13 LMi13 LMi174.006.122.49F3V
43 LMi43 LMi598.006.15−0.17K0
9 LMi9 LMi414.006.190.67K4III:
48 LMi48 LMi405.006.190.72A8V
HD 87822HD 87822206.006.232.22F4V
35 LMi35 LMi151.006.292.96F3V
R LMiR LMi1130.006.30M6.5-9e
HD 88161HD 88161596.006.340.03K3III:
HD 89993HD 89993374.006.361.06G8III
50 LMi50 LMi282.006.361.67K0
36 LMi36 LMi1185.006.42−1.38K0
24 LMi24 LMi104.006.463.93G0V
22 LMi22 LMi763.006.47−0.38G8III
29 LMi29 LMi413.006.490.98K1III
16 LMi16 LMi1156.006.64−1.11K5
HD 93521HD 935213800.007.03O9Vp
HD 87883HD 8788359.007.566.28K0V
51 LMi51 LMi195.007.603.71G0
IllyrianHD 82886HD 82886408.007.78G0
VW LMiVW LMi436.008.06F5V
T LMiT LMi682.0011.06A0
RT LMiRT LMi1060.0011.35F7V
V LMiV LMi11.98A8
X LMiX LMi12.30A5…
CIT 6CIT 612.80C3,4eV
G 117-B15AG 117-B15A270.0015.52DA4.0
SX LMiSX LMi1170.0017.00CV