List of Stars in the Musca Constellation

The Musca constellation is formed by 6 main stars that form its shape in the sky. Inside its area, there are currently 84 discovered stars.

The constellation of Musca represents a fly.

Below you will find the full list of stars in the Musca 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
Alpha Muscaeα Mus3062.69−2.17B2IV-V
Beta Muscaeβ Mus3113.04−1.86B2V + B3V
Delta Muscaeδ Mus90.83.611.39K2III
Lambda Muscaeλ Mus1283.680.66A7III
Gamma Muscaeγ Mus3243.84−1.14B5V
Epsilon Muscaeε Mus3024.06−0.77M5III
Mu Muscaeμ Mus4324.75−0.86K4III
Eta Muscaeη Mus4054.79−0.68B8V
HD 115211HD 11521111854.86−2.94K2Ib/II
HD 103079HD 1030793384.89−0.19B4V
HD 102839HD 10283914554.98−3.27G5Ib
GT MuscaeGT Mus5615.01−1.17G2III + A
Iota1 Muscaeι1 Mus2255.040.85K0III
HD 99104HD 991044755.09−0.73B5V
Zeta2 Muscaeζ2 Mus3365.150.09Am
Lambda Chaλ Cha4385.17−0.47K2II/III
HD 104878HD 1048783395.340.25A0V
Theta Muscaeθ Mus~70005.44−12.17WC6 + O9.5I
HD 99264HD 992648835.55−1.61B2IV-V
HD 111315HD 1113155265.55−0.49G8Ib/II
HD 116458HD 1164584645.65−0.12Ap
Zeta1 Muscaeζ1 Mus3965.730.31K0III
HD 108970HD 1089703415.880.78K1III
HD 100382HD 1003822985.891.09K1IIICN…
HD 104600HD 1046003085.891.01B9V
HD 114570HD 1145702855.911.2A0V(n)
HD 114371HD 1143711445.922.7F3IV/V
HD 112219HD 1122196985.93−0.72G8III
LS MuscaeLS Mus15755.93−2.49B1.5IIIne
HD 101162HD 1011623485.940.8K0III
HD 105151HD 1051515665.95−0.25G8/K0III
HD 115439HD 1154394456.040.37K3III
S MuscaeS Mus16306.05−2.44F6Ib
HD 106797HD 1067973356.061A0V
HD 115149HD 1151491276.063.11F5V
HD 115967HD 1159677466.06−0.74B6V
HD 99872HD 998727586.09−0.74B3V
HD 117025HD 1170252886.091.36A2m
BO MuscaeBO Mus10036.11−1.33M6II/III
HD 118344HD 1183444386.110.47K3III
HD 110716HD 11071619406.16−2.71F6Ia
HD 116890HD 1168906986.17−0.48B8V
HD 107301HD 1073013236.201.22B9V
HD 106676HD 1066763336.211.16A0V
KY MuscaeKY Mus6.22B1Ia
HD 105138HD 10513818846.23−2.58G3Ib
HD 98672HD 986725326.260.2B9.5/A0V
FH MuscaeFH Mus3536.261.09B8V
HD 108054HD 1080541566.292.89G8/K0IV
HD 105071HD 1050716.30B8Ia-Iab
R MuscaeR Mus19296.31−2.55F7Ib
HD 113919HD 11391910006.34−1.09M1III
HD 107773HD 1077731666.362.83K0IV-V
HD 117651HD 1176513496.361.21A0V
HD 114912HD 1149123066.371.51K2/K3III
HD 103482HD 1034821416.383.2F2IV
HD 98695HD 986957586.41−0.42B4V
HD 104570HD 1045704216.410.86K1III
HD 104752HD 1047529216.44−0.81G6III
HD 98671HD 986714866.460.59A0V
HD 109857HD 1098577696.46−0.40B8Vn
HD 101805HD 1018051126.483.8G1V
HD 105822HD 1058229396.48−0.82K0/K1III
Iota2 Muscaeι2 Mus4956.620.71B9V
HD 100546HD 1005463376.70B9Vne
HD 112410HD 1124104406.86G8III
GQ MuscaeGQ Mus7.20
HD 105056HD 105056160007.34O9.5Ia
HD 111232HD 111232947.615.31G8V
TU MuscaeTU Mus150008.41O7.5V + O9.5V
RT MuscaeRT Mus35008.57F8
T MuscaeT Mus20408.60C+
KZ MuscaeKZ Mus110009.09B2III
HD 108341HD 1083411619.36K2V
UU MuscaeUU Mus14909.54F8:p
SY MuscaeSY Mus277010.20Mpe
MP MuscaeMP Mus10.39K1Ve
Y MuscaeY Mus69810.50Fp
TV MuscaeTV Mus75510.75F2
LP 145-141LP 145-14115.10611.51DQ6
GRS 1124-683GRS 1124-68313.30K3V-K7V
2S 1254-6902S 1254-69019.10
PSR J1141-6545PSR J1141-654525.08
KN MuscaeKN Mus1780WC2/WO1