This star was orbited by the planet Alderaan, before the planet's destruction in 0 BBY. When the Death Star arrived in the system to destroy Alderaan, its massive shape eclipsed the sun, which was witnessed by Queen Breha Organa and her husband, Viceroy Bail Organa. From this, they realized that death was moments away.
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Assassin"
- Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith (First appearance)
- Leia, Princess of Alderaan
- Leia, Princess of Alderaan audiobook
- The Odyssey of Star Wars: An Epic Poem
- "Eclipse"—From a Certain Point of View
- Princess Leia 2 (In flashback(s))