19 relations: Astronomer, Astronomical unit, Brown dwarf, Earth, HAT-P-12, HAT-P-13, Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, Jupiter, Light-year, Molecular cloud, OGLE-TR-111, Photometry (astronomy), Protoplanetary disk, Spain, Spectroscopy, Star, Stellar classification, Tenerife, Ursa Major.
An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who studies stars, planets, moons, comets, and galaxies, as well as many other celestial objects.
New!!: G 196-3 and Astronomer ·
The astronomical unit (symbol au, AU or ua) is a unit of length, roughly the distance from the Earth to the Sun.
New!!: G 196-3 and Astronomical unit ·
Brown dwarfs are substellar objects not massive enough to sustain hydrogen-1 fusion reactions in their cores, unlike main-sequence stars.
New!!: G 196-3 and Brown dwarf ·
Earth (also the world, in Greek: Gaia, or in Latin: Terra), is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the Solar System, the largest of the Solar System's four terrestrial planets, and the only astronomical object known to accommodate life.
New!!: G 196-3 and Earth ·
HAT-P-12 is a magnitude 13 star approximately 465 light years away in the constellation Canes Venatici.
New!!: G 196-3 and HAT-P-12 ·
HAT-P-13, also known as GSC 03416-00543, is a G-type main sequence star approximately 700 light-years away in the constellation Ursa Major.
New!!: G 196-3 and HAT-P-13 ·
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) is an astrophysical research institute located in the Canary Islands.
Jupiter is the fifth planet from the Sun and the largest planet in the Solar System.
New!!: G 196-3 and Jupiter ·
A light-year (abbreviation: ly), sometimes written light year, is a unit of length used informally to express astronomical distances.
New!!: G 196-3 and Light-year ·
A molecular cloud, sometimes called a stellar nursery (if star formation is occurring within), is a type of interstellar cloud, the density and size of which permit the formation of molecules, most commonly molecular hydrogen (H2).
New!!: G 196-3 and Molecular cloud ·
OGLE-TR-111 is a yellow dwarf star approximately 5,000 light-years away in the constellation of Carina (the Keel).
New!!: G 196-3 and OGLE-TR-111 ·
Photometry is a technique of astronomy concerned with measuring the flux, or intensity of an astronomical object's electromagnetic radiation.
New!!: G 196-3 and Photometry (astronomy) ·
A protoplanetary disk is a rotating circumstellar disk of dense gas surrounding a young newly formed star, a T Tauri star, or Herbig Ae/Be star.
New!!: G 196-3 and Protoplanetary disk ·
Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe.
New!!: G 196-3 and Spain ·
Spectroscopy is the study of the interaction between matter and electromagnetic radiation.
New!!: G 196-3 and Spectroscopy ·
A star is a luminous sphere of plasma held together by its own gravity.
New!!: G 196-3 and Star ·
In astronomy, stellar classification is the classification of stars based on their spectral characteristics.
New!!: G 196-3 and Stellar classification ·
Tenerife is the largest and most populous island of the seven Canary Islands; it is also the most populated island of Spain, with a land area of and 898,680 inhabitants, 43 percent of the total population of the Canary Islands.
New!!: G 196-3 and Tenerife ·
Ursa Major (also known as the Great Bear and Charles' Wain) is a constellation in the northern celestial hemisphere.
New!!: G 196-3 and Ursa Major ·