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ADS 16402 is a binary star system, composed of two sun-like stars located approximately 525 light-years away in the constellation Lacerta.
Andromeda is one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd-century Greco-Roman astronomer Ptolemy and remains one of the 88 modern constellations.
The apparent magnitude of a celestial object is a number that is a measure of its brightness as seen by an observer on Earth.
Aquila is a constellation on the celestial equator.
Aries is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
Arizona (Hoozdo Hahoodzo; Alĭ ṣonak) is a U.S. state in the southwestern region of the United States.
An astrograph (astrographic camera) is a telescope designed for the sole purpose of astrophotography.
The Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) is an American scientific and educational organization, founded in San Francisco on February 7, 1889.
The astronomical unit (symbol: au, ua, or AU) is a unit of length, roughly the distance from Earth to the Sun.
Auriga is one of the 88 modern constellations; it was among the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd-century astronomer Ptolemy.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Boötes is a constellation in the northern sky, located between 0° and +60° declination, and 13 and 16 hours of right ascension on the celestial sphere.
Brown dwarfs are substellar objects that occupy the mass range between the heaviest gas giant planets and the lightest stars, having masses between approximately 13 to 75–80 times that of Jupiter, or approximately to about.
Budapest is the capital and the most populous city of Hungary, and one of the largest cities in the European Union.
Cancer is one of the twelve constellations of the zodiac.
Canes Venatici is one of the 88 official modern constellations.
Canis Major is a constellation in the southern celestial hemisphere.
Canis Minor is a small constellation in the northern celestial hemisphere.
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Capricornus is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
Cassiopeia is a constellation in the northern sky, named after the vain queen Cassiopeia in Greek mythology, who boasted about her unrivalled beauty.
Centaurus is a bright constellation in the southern sky.
Cetus is a constellation.
A charge-coupled device (CCD) is a device for the movement of electrical charge, usually from within the device to an area where the charge can be manipulated, for example conversion into a digital value.
Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
The Centre national d'études spatiales (CNES) (English: National Centre for Space Studies) is the French government space agency (administratively, a "public administration with industrial and commercial purpose").
A constellation is a group of stars that are considered to form imaginary outlines or meaningful patterns on the celestial sphere, typically representing animals, mythological people or gods, mythological creatures, or manufactured devices.
CoRoT (French: Convection, Rotation et Transits planétaires; English: Convection, Rotation and planetary Transits) was a space observatory mission which operated from 2006 to 2013.
The cosmic distance ladder (also known as the extragalactic distance scale) is the succession of methods by which astronomers determine the distances to celestial objects.
Crater is a small constellation in the Southern Celestial Hemisphere.
Cygnus is a northern constellation lying on the plane of the Milky Way, deriving its name from the Latinized Greek word for swan.
A day, a unit of time, is approximately the period of time during which the Earth completes one rotation with respect to the Sun (solar day).
In astronomy, declination (abbreviated dec; symbol δ) is one of the two angles that locate a point on the celestial sphere in the equatorial coordinate system, the other being hour angle.
A degree (in full, a degree of arc, arc degree, or arcdegree), usually denoted by ° (the degree symbol), is a measurement of a plane angle, defined so that a full rotation is 360 degrees.
Delphinus (Eng. U.S.) Eng.
Draco is a constellation in the far northern sky.
Eötvös Loránd University (Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, ELTE) is a Hungarian public research university based in Budapest.
Equuleus is a constellation.
Eridanus is a constellation in the southern hemisphere.
The European Space Agency (ESA; Agence spatiale européenne, ASE; Europäische Weltraumorganisation) is an intergovernmental organisation of 22 member states dedicated to the exploration of space.
An exoplanet or extrasolar planet is a planet outside our solar system.
Gemini is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
The Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) is a research institute which carries out a broad program of research in astronomy, astrophysics, earth and space sciences, and science education.
HAT-P-11, also designated GSC 03561-02092, is an orange dwarf metal rich star about 124 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus.
HAT-P-11b (or Kepler-3b) is an extrasolar planet.
HAT-P-12 is a magnitude 13 Metal-Poor K Dwarf star approximately 465 light years away in the constellation Canes Venatici.
HAT-P-12b is an extrasolar planet approximately 465 light years away from Earth, orbiting the 13th magnitude K-type star HAT-P-12, which is located in Canes Venatici constellation.
HAT-P-13, also known as GSC 03416-00543, is a G-type main sequence star approximately 811 light-years away in the constellation Ursa Major.
HAT-P-13b is an extrasolar planet approximately 700 light-years away in the constellation Ursa Major.
HAT-P-13c is a substellar object orbiting the star HAT-P-13 located 698 light years away from Earth in the constellation of Ursa Major.
HAT-P-14b is an extrasolar planet located approximately away in the constellation of Hercules, orbiting the 10th magnitude F-type star HAT-P-14.
HAT-P-17 is a K-type main-sequence star about away.
HAT-P-1b is an extrasolar planet orbiting the Sun-like star HAT-P-1, also known as ADS 16402 B. HAT-P-1 is the dimmer component of the ADS 16402 binary star system.
HAT-P-24 is an F8 dwarf star about 400 parsecs away.
HAT-P-2b is an extrasolar planet detected by the HATNet Project in May 2007.
HAT-P-3, is a metal-rich K star located about 450 light-years away in the constellation Ursa Major.
HAT-P-32b is a planet in the orbit of the G-type or F-type star HAT-P-32, which is approximately 860 light years away from Earth.
HAT-P-33 (2MASS J07324421+335006, GSC 2461-00988) is a late-F dwarf star.
HAT-P-33b is a planet in the orbit of HAT-P-33, which lies 1,400 light years away from Earth.
HAT-P-4 is a F9-type main-sequence star in the constellation of Boötes.
HAT-P-5 is a 12th magnitude star in the constellation Lyra, approximately 1,000 light years away from Earth.
HAT-P-50b is an exoplanet orbiting HAT-P-50.
HAT-P-5b is a transiting extrasolar planet located approximately 1000 light-years away in the constellation of Lyra, orbiting the star HAT-P-5.
HAT-P-6 is a star in the constellation Andromeda, located approximately 910 light years or 280 parsecs away from the Earth.
HAT-P-7 is a F-type main sequence star located about 1100 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus.
HAT-P-8 is a magnitude 10 star located 750 light-years away in Pegasus.
HAT-P-9b is an exoplanet approximately 1560 light years away in the constellation Auriga.
HD 147506 is a magnitude 8.7 F8 dwarf star that is somewhat larger and hotter than our sun.
Hercules is a Roman hero and god.
Hercules is a constellation named after Hercules, the Roman mythological hero adapted from the Greek hero Heracles.
Hydra is the largest of the 88 modern constellations, measuring 1303 square degrees.
Jupiter mass, also called Jovian mass is the unit of mass equal to the total mass of the planet Jupiter.
Jupiter radius or Jovian radius is the distance equal to the radius of planet Jupiter.
Kepler is a space observatory launched by NASA to discover Earth-size planets orbiting other stars.
The Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope (or KELT) is an astronomical observation system formed by two robotic telescopes that are conducting a survey for transiting exoplanets around bright stars.
Kitt Peak (Ioligam) is a mountain in the U.S. state of Arizona, and at is the highest point in the Quinlan Mountains.
The Eastman Kodak Company (referred to simply as Kodak) is an American technology company that produces imaging products with its historic basis on photography.
Konkoly Observatory (Konkoly Obszervatórium; obs. code: 053) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, located in Budapest, Hungary.
Lacerta is one of the 88 modern constellations defined by the International Astronomical Union.
Lepus is a constellation lying just south of the celestial equator.
The light-year is a unit of length used to express astronomical distances and measures about 9.5 trillion kilometres or 5.9 trillion miles.
Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.
This is a list of exoplanets.
Lyra (Latin for lyre, from Greek λύρα) is a small constellation.
Mass is both a property of a physical body and a measure of its resistance to acceleration (a change in its state of motion) when a net force is applied.
MySQL ("My S-Q-L") is an open-source relational database management system (RDBMS).
Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia (German:; Republiek van Namibië), is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
The NASA Exoplanet Archive is an online astronomical exoplanet catalog and data service that collects and serves public data that support the search for and characterization of extra-solar planets (exoplanets) and their host stars.
The Next-Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) is a ground-based robotic search for exoplanets.
(or), also known just as Nikon, is a Japanese multinational corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, specializing in optics and imaging products.
Ophiuchus is a large constellation straddling the celestial equator.
The orbital eccentricity of an astronomical object is a parameter that determines the amount by which its orbit around another body deviates from a perfect circle.
Orbital inclination measures the tilt of an object's orbit around a celestial body.
The orbital period is the time a given astronomical object takes to complete one orbit around another object, and applies in astronomy usually to planets or asteroids orbiting the Sun, moons orbiting planets, exoplanets orbiting other stars, or binary stars.
Pegasus is a constellation in the northern sky, named after the winged horse Pegasus in Greek mythology.
Perseus is a constellation in the northern sky, being named after the Greek mythological hero Perseus.
A personal computer (PC) is a multi-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.
Pisces is a constellation of the zodiac.
In digital imaging, a pixel, pel, dots, or picture element is a physical point in a raster image, or the smallest addressable element in an all points addressable display device; so it is the smallest controllable element of a picture represented on the screen.
A planet is an astronomical body orbiting a star or stellar remnant that is massive enough to be rounded by its own gravity, is not massive enough to cause thermonuclear fusion, and has cleared its neighbouring region of planetesimals.
In classical geometry, a radius of a circle or sphere is any of the line segments from its center to its perimeter, and in more modern usage, it is also their length.
Right ascension (abbreviated RA; symbol) is the angular distance measured only eastward along the celestial equator from the Sun at the March equinox to the (hour circle of the) point above the earth in question.
Sagitta is a dim but distinctive constellation in the northern sky.
Sagittarius is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
Sculptor is a small and faint constellation in the southern sky.
In geometry, the major axis of an ellipse is its longest diameter: a line segment that runs through the center and both foci, with ends at the widest points of the perimeter.
A star is type of astronomical object consisting of a luminous spheroid of plasma held together by its own gravity.
In astronomy, stellar classification is the classification of stars based on their spectral characteristics.
Steward Observatory is the research arm of the Department of Astronomy at the University of Arizona (UA).
Takahashi Seisakusho is a Japanese manufacturer of telescopes and related equipment, such as eyepieces and mounts.
In photography and cinematography, a telephoto lens is a specific type of a long-focus lens in which the physical length of the lens is shorter than the focal length.
The Astronomical Journal (often abbreviated AJ in scientific papers and references) is a peer-reviewed monthly scientific journal owned by the American Astronomical Society and currently published by IOP Publishing.
The Trans-atlantic Exoplanet Survey or TrES, uses three 4-inch (10 cm) telescopes located at Lowell Observatory, Palomar Observatory, and the Canary Islands to locate exoplanets.
Triangulum is a small constellation in the northern sky.
Ursa Major (also known as the Great Bear) is a constellation in the northern sky, whose associated mythology likely dates back into prehistory.
A variable star is a star whose brightness as seen from Earth (its apparent magnitude) fluctuates.
Virgo is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
Vulpecula is a faint constellation in the northern sky.
WASP-11/HAT-P-10 is a binary star consisting a magnitude-12 main-sequence orange dwarf star and M-dwarf with separation of 42 AU.
WASP-11b/HAT-P-10b or WASP-11Ab/HAT-P-10Ab is an extrasolar planet discovered in 2008.
WASP or Wide Angle Search for Planets is an international consortium of several academic organisations performing an ultra-wide angle search for exoplanets using transit photometry.
The Florence and George Wise Observatory (IAU code 097) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Tel Aviv University.
Xenomai is a real-time development framework cooperating with the Linux kernel, to provide a pervasive, interface-agnostic, hard real-time support to user space applications, seamlessly integrated into the Linux environment.
The XO Telescope is a telescope located on the 3,054 m summit of Haleakala on Maui, Hawaii, formed by a pair of 200 mm telephoto lenses.