List of Stars in the Tucana Constellation

The Tucana constellation is a very small group formed only by 3 main stars. There are currently 74 discovered stars total in the region inside its perimeter.

The constellation of Tucana represents a toucan. It is found in the first quadrant of the southern sky.

Below you will find the full list of stars in the Tucana 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 Tucanaeα Tuc1992.87−1.05K3III
Gamma Tucanaeγ Tuc723.992.28F1III
Zeta Tucanaeζ Tuc284.234.56F9V
Kappa Tucanaeκ Tuc674.252.7F6IV
Beta1 Tucanaeβ1 Tuc1354.34B9V
Epsilon Tucanaeε Tuc3744.49−0.81B9IV
Delta Tucanaeδ Tuc2674.50−0.06B8V
Beta2 Tucanaeβ2 Tuc1684.51A2V
Nu Tucanaeν Tuc2734.910.3M4III
Eta Tucanaeη Tuc1595.001.56A1V
Beta3 Tucanaeβ3 Tuc1495.09A0V
HD 212330HD 212330675.313.75F9V
Iota Tucanaeι Tuc2795.360.7G5III
Rho Tucanaeρ Tuc1335.382.33F6V
Lambda2 Tucanaeλ2 Tuc2105.451.4G7III
Pi Tucanaeπ Tuc3065.500.64B9V
HD 225253HD 2252535725.59−0.63B8III
HD 220572HD 2205722855.600.89K0III
HD 220790HD 2207902985.630.82G8III
HD 219482HD 219482675.644.07F7V
HD 221006HD 2210063805.660.33Ap Si
BQ TucanaeBQ Tuc6135.70−0.64M4III
HD 222820HD 2228208795.73−1.42K3II
HD 3823HD 3823835.893.86G1V
HD 224361HD 2243612055.951.96A2p
HD 214632HD 21463212265.98−1.90K4III
HD 4088HD 40882375.991.68K5III
HD 4294HD 42942746.061.44F5III/IV
HD 222805HD 2228051506.062.75G8IV
DR TucanaeDR Tuc8516.08−1.00M3III
Theta Tucanaeθ Tuc4906.110.22A7IV
HD 219077HD 219077956.123.79G5IV
HD 216187HD 2161874016.140.69K0III
HD 213884HD 2138842206.222.07F0Vn
Lambda1 Tucanaeλ1 Tuc2066.22F7IV/V
HD 5771HD 57715576.230.07Am
HD 7916HD 79163366.231.16A0V
CC TucanaeCC Tuc8036.25−0.71M2III
HD 215121HD 2151214426.290.63F3V
HD 565HD 5654426.340.68A6V
HD 215682HD 2156823936.360.95K0III
HD 211726HD 2117267806.41−0.48K3/K4III
HD 3444HD 34446466.43−0.05K2/K3III
HD 216169HD 2161693576.471.27K1IIICN…
HD 220759HD 2207598866.47−0.70K4III
HD 215562HD 2155626336.490.05K1III
HD 4308HD 4308726.544.84G5V
Gliese 902Gliese 90237.17.097.29K3V
HD 6870HD 68703397.45A2IIwp
HD 222076HD 2220762727.48
PoeravaHD 221287HD 2212871737.824.2F7V
CF TucanaeCF Tuc291.37.90G5IV+K4IV-V
HD 1397HD 13972597.90G5III
HD 213885HD 2138851898.00G
EmiwHD 7199HD 71991178.06KOIV/V
HD 224538HD 2245382548.06F9IV/V
HD 215497HD 2154971428.975.78K3V
HD 222259 AHD 222259 A1439.00G6V
AQ TucanaeAQ Tuc149010.12F4+…
HD 7583HD 758320000010.20A0Iao
HD 5980HD 5980200,00011.31WN3+OB D
W TucanaeW Tuc97911.60A…
BZ TucanaeBZ Tuc20000011.68F8Ib
SMC X-1SMC X-120000013.30OB:
SMC X-3SMC X-320000014.91B1-B1.5IV-V
AX J0051-733AX J0051-73320000015.44B0-B0.5V
SMC X-2SMC X-220000016.38B1.5Ve
CP TucanaeCP Tuc
PSR J0045-7319PSR J0045-7319200000
PMMR 62PMMR 6211365.5312.43M0Iab C

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