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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 with a decent telescope!

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