18 relations: Apparent magnitude, Aquarius (constellation), Catalog of Components of Double and Multiple Stars, Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg, Double star, Durchmusterung, Epoch (astronomy), Henry Draper Catalogue, Hipparcos, International Celestial Reference System, Light-year, Main sequence, Minute and second of arc, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog, Star, Stellar classification, Subgiant, Washington Double Star Catalog.
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 is a constellation of the zodiac, situated between Capricornus and Pisces.
The Catalog of Components of Double and Multiple Stars, or CCDM, is an astrometric star catalogue of double and multiple stars.
The Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg (CDS; English translation: Strasbourg Astronomical Data Center) is a data hub which collects and distributes astronomical information.
In observational astronomy, a double star is a pair of stars that appear close to each other in the sky as seen from Earth when viewed through an optical telescope.
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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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In astronomy, an epoch is a moment in time used as a reference point for some time-varying astronomical quantity, such as the celestial coordinates or elliptical orbital elements of a celestial body, because these are subject to perturbations and vary with time.
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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 was a scientific satellite of the European Space Agency (ESA), launched in 1989 and operated until 1993.
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The International Celestial Reference System (ICRS) is the current standard celestial reference system adopted by the International Astronomical Union (IAU).
A light-year (abbreviation: ly), sometimes written light year, is a unit of length used informally to express astronomical distances.
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In astronomy, the main sequence is a continuous and distinctive band of stars that appears on plots of stellar color versus brightness.
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A minute of arc (MOA), arcminute (arcmin) or minute arc is a unit of angular measurement equal to one-sixtieth of one degree.
The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog is an astrometric star catalogue.
A star is a luminous sphere of plasma held together by its own gravity.
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In astronomy, stellar classification is the classification of stars based on their spectral characteristics.
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A subgiant is a star that is slightly brighter than a normal main-sequence (dwarf) star of the same spectral class, but not as bright as true giant stars.
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The Washington Double Star Catalog, or WDS, is a catalog of double stars, maintained at the United States Naval Observatory.