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How many stars observable to the naked eye are in the universe?
In general terms, with people of normal vision, there are in total around 8,000 stars observable with the naked eye. This breaks down to 4,000 in the north, and 4,000 in the south, non-overlapping. But in the north, for example, half the stars in your year-round sky are obscured by the sun; so roughly 2,000 stars are visible, on average, in the nighttime sky on any night. And this assumes very good viewing conditions. This may not sound like a very high number, but we have become used to hearing astronomical things described with correspondingly huge numbers. Try coming up with a method of estimating the number of stars you actually see; you probably won't be too far off from 2,000 if you do it carefully. We are talking about stars in the Milky Way; a small number of galaxies and clusters can be seen as 'stars' with the naked eye, but no stars outside of the Milky Way are observable..
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It isn't possible to put an exact number to it, because it all depends on the amount of light pollution, other pollutants and the state of your eyes. An average person wil…l be a able to see about 2,000 stars, the top limit around 5,000.
About 6000, under very good viewing conditions. Of these, about half (3000 stars) are above the horizon at any one moment. Since there is a lot of extinction (reduction in bri…ghtness) for stars near the horizon, the actual number you can see is somewhat less, even under the best viewing condition.
It is very difficult to calculate the exact number.But it is approximately 3000.
with the naked eye in edge of town site the constellation stars are9 allowing for eye adaptation say 20 min i was able to count 11. , in a darklocation 21.
I've seen it stated in astronomy textbooks that there are roughly 2,500 stars with visual magnitudes of 6 or brighter. Mag-6 is usually considered to be the limit of naked… eye visibiity. How many of those are in your sky at any given time depends on the time of night, where you live, the shape of horizon clutter, and the extent of pollution due to light and particulate matter in your area. But regarding the stars alone, since you see 1 / 2 of the sky at any time, you can take 1,200 as a broad ballpark average in answer to your question.
In Delhi only 50-60 stars are visible just because there is a lot of pollution so the sky is full of dust and also because the Ozone layer protects the Earth with Atmosphere s…o maximum only 50-60 stars are visible.
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You can see the faint blur of Andromeda by looking near the back foot of Pegasus.
There are no stars in Mississippi; the stars are up in the sky, very far away. During the day, you can only see the one star, the close-up one we call the Sun. At night, it… depends on where you live. In urban areas with streetlights, you're lucky to see a few hundred of the brighter ones. Out in the country away from city lights, there are between 2000 and 3000 stars visible.
Answer 1: Hundreds of billions of billions. Updated: As of 2009, it was estimated to be around 10 23 stars in the observable universe. However, it was recently disco…vered that we may have been missing most stars of the red dwarf variety and now it is beginning to look like the 10 23 figure would now have to be tripled. So its about.... 3,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000
Depends on the viewing conditions. There are about 5600 stars with an apparent magnitude higher than 6, which is usually taken as the limit of naked-eye visibility. In excepti…onally dark locations under exceptionally good conditions, people with very good vision might be able to see all the way down to magnitude 8, and there are about 45,000 stars brighter than that. However, nowadays, there's so much light pollution that for most people they're going to be doing good to get to 4th magnitude, which means they might only be able to see around 500 or so stars. Those are total numbers. At any given time from any given point on Earth, at most around half that would be visible (the other half being below the horizon at the time).
About 6000, under ideal viewing conditions - half of them are above the horizon at any one moment.
Do you mean star? The nearest visible star is Alpha Centauri.
That is simply called the Milky Way. It is the galaxy in which we live.
Depending on your eyesight (everyones' is different) and the amount of air pollution and light pollution, people with "good" eyesight and in a clear, DARK area can generally j…ust barely see a seventh-magnitude star. Look at the Big Dipper, if you live in the northern hemisphere. People usually look at the Big Dipper and follow the "pointer" stars Merak and Dubhe straight out to the north star, Polaris. But I want you to look at the handle of the dipper, the middle star in the handle. The middle star is Mizar, and it is magnitude 2.2; not especially bright, but most everybody can see it. But look closely; is that ONE star, or are there two? There are two; the dimmer star is Alcor, and it is just above 4th magnitude. Julius Caesar's Legions used that star as an eye test; if you could see Alcor, then your vision was good enough to be an archer; otherwise, you were a swordsman.
about six or seven maybe? but there are really thousands of stars in this constellation.