Is there any popular star or one which we can see with our naked eyes in our milky way that is atleast 90% sun-like(mass,radius,spectra,luminosity).The important thing is it must not be a binary.
Its okay if its not visible to our naked eyes because our sun's absolute magnitude is +4.5!.

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    $\begingroup$ Alpha Centauri. $\endgroup$
    – ProfRob
    Mar 22, 2016 at 7:05
  • $\begingroup$ thanks! but not a binary $\endgroup$
    – Astrofun
    Mar 22, 2016 at 7:10
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    $\begingroup$ @AstrofunAdd it to your question then, along with any other important conditions, since half of systems are binaries. $\endgroup$
    – ProfRob
    Mar 22, 2016 at 7:16
  • $\begingroup$ This might be helpful, though they don't filter out the binaries. solstation.com/stars3/100-gs.htm#0-10 $\endgroup$
    – userLTK
    Mar 23, 2016 at 1:13

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There's a whole Wikipedia page about it.


If you don't want Alpha Cen A, then 18 Sco might be the one.


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