Go Astr☾nomy


White Dwarfs

14 Brightest White Dwarf Stars

White dwarfs are degenerate stars at the end of their lifetime. These are the 14 brightest white dwarf stars that can be found with moderately-sized (8-inch to 12-inch) telescopes. A couple can even be seen using standard binoculars!

      1. Name / Magnitude (m)
      2. Constellation
      1. LP 145-141   (11.50m)
      2. Musca
      1. BD-07 3632    (11.90m)
      2. Virgo
      1. LDS 678A   (12.00m)
      2. Aquila
      1. Van Maanen 2   (12.40m)
      2. Pisces
      1. G 240-72   (14.10m)
      2. Draco
      1. LP 658-2   (14.50m)
      2. Orion



    Find your inner astronomer. Your guide to astronomy.