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Epsilon Aquarii

Epsilon Aquarii (ε Aqr, ε Aquarii) is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial zodiac constellation of Aquarius. [1]

26 relations: A-type main-sequence star, Al Achsasi al Mouakket, Albulaan, Apparent magnitude, Aquarius (constellation), Bayer designation, Bright Star Catalogue, Catalogues of Fundamental Stars, Celestial equator, Chinese language, Constellation, Durchmusterung, Girl (Chinese constellation), Henry Draper Catalogue, Hipparcos, Latin, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Mu Aquarii, Nu Aquarii, Parallax, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog, Stellar classification, Zodiac, 3 Aquarii, 4 Aquarii, 5 Aquarii.

A-type main-sequence star

An A-type main-sequence star (A V) or A dwarf star is a main-sequence (hydrogen-burning) star of spectral type A and luminosity class V. These stars have spectra which are defined by strong hydrogen Balmer absorption lines.

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Al Achsasi al Mouakket

Mohammad Al Achsasi Al Mouakket (محمد الاخصاصي الموقت / ALA-LC) was an Egyptian astronomer whose calendarium and catalogue of stars, entitled Durret al Muddiah Fih al Aamal al Shamsiah (Al-Durrah al-muḍīyah fī al-ʻamāl al-shamsīyah, "Pearls of brilliance upon the solar operations"), was written at Cairo about 1650.

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Albulaan

The traditional star name Albulaan refers to two stars in the Aquarius constellation.

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Apparent magnitude

The apparent magnitude (m) of a celestial object is a measure of its brightness as seen by an observer on Earth, adjusted to the value it would have in the absence of the atmosphere.

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Aquarius (constellation)

Aquarius is a constellation of the zodiac, situated between Capricornus and Pisces.

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Bayer designation

A Bayer designation is a stellar designation in which a specific star is identified by a Greek letter, followed by the genitive form of its parent constellation's Latin name.

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Bright Star Catalogue

The Bright Star Catalogue, also known as the Yale Catalogue of Bright Stars or Yale Bright Star Catalogue, is a star catalogue that lists all stars of stellar magnitude 6.5 or brighter, which is roughly every star visible to the naked eye from Earth.

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Catalogues of Fundamental Stars

The Catalogue of Fundamental Stars is a series of six astrometric catalogues of high precision positional data for a small selection of stars to define a celestial reference frame, which is a standard coordinate system for measuring positions of stars.

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Celestial equator

The celestial equator is a great circle on the imaginary celestial sphere, in the same plane as the Earth's equator.

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Chinese language

Chinese (汉语 / 漢語; Hànyǔ or 中文; Zhōngwén) is a group of related but in many cases mutually unintelligible language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.

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Constellation

In modern astronomy, a constellation is a specific area of the celestial sphere as defined by the International Astronomical Union (IAU).

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Durchmusterung

In astronomy, Durchmusterung or Bonner Durchmusterung (BD), is the comprehensive astrometric star catalogue of the whole sky, compiled by the Bonn Observatory (Germany) from 1859 to 1903.

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Girl (Chinese constellation)

The Girl mansion (女宿, pinyin: Nǚ Xiù) is one of the Twenty-eight mansions of the Chinese constellations.

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Henry Draper Catalogue

The Henry Draper Catalogue (HD) is an astronomical star catalogue published between 1918 and 1924, giving spectroscopic classifications for 225,300 stars; it was later expanded by the Henry Draper Extension (HDE), published between 1925 and 1936, which gave classifications for 46,850 more stars, and by the Henry Draper Extension Charts (HDEC), published from 1937 to 1949 in the form of charts, which gave classifications for 86,933 more stars.

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Hipparcos

Hipparcos was a scientific satellite of the European Space Agency (ESA), launched in 1989 and operated until 1993.

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Latin

Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.

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Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering research in astronomy and astrophysics.

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Mu Aquarii

Mu Aquarii (μ Aqr, μ Aquarii) is the Bayer designation for a binary star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius.

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Nu Aquarii

Nu Aquarii (ν Aqr, ν Aquarii) is the Bayer designation for a star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius.

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Parallax

Parallax is a displacement or difference in the apparent position of an object viewed along two different lines of sight, and is measured by the angle or semi-angle of inclination between those two lines.

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog

The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog is an astrometric star catalogue.

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Stellar classification

In astronomy, stellar classification is the classification of stars based on their spectral characteristics.

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Zodiac

In both astrology and historical astronomy, the zodiac (Greek: ζῳδιακός, zōidiakos) is a circle of twelve 30° divisions of celestial longitude that are centered upon the ecliptic, the apparent path of the Sun across the celestial sphere over the course of the year.

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3 Aquarii

3 Aquarii is the Flamsteed designation for a variable star in the equatorial constellation of Aquarius.

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4 Aquarii

4 Aquarii is a binary star in the constellation Aquarius.

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5 Aquarii

5 Aquarii is a star in the constellation Aquarius.

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Redirects here:

2 Aquarii, Al Bali, Albali, HD 198001, HIC 102618, HIP 102618, HR 7950, SAO 144810, Ε Aqr, Ε Aquarii.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epsilon_Aquarii

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