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Definition of the noun Alnair
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- [star] A bluish-white star in the constellation Grus; Alpha (α) Gruis.
- [star] A bluish-white binary star in the constellation Centaurus; Zeta (ζ) Centauri.
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by Patrick Moore
Alnair is a bluish-white B-type star, while Al Dhanab has an M-type spectrum and is a lovely orange. Iota (3.9) and Lambda (4.5) are also orange, as is well shown with X 7. Pi, somewhat away from the line joining Alnair to Al Dhanab, is an ...
Space Visual Encyclopedia (2016)
Alnair Ankaa GRUS PHOENIX The Crane The Phoenix DATA FILE Zeta Phoenicis long-legged wading bird. If you look carefully you can see that several of the stars in this pattern are actually close double stars. SIZE RANKING: 45th ...
Firefly Astronomy Dictionary (2003)
by John Woodruff
Its brightest star is Alpha (Alnair), magnitude 1.7. Mu and Delta are both optical pairs, wide enough to be separated with the naked eye. G Star A star of spectral type G, with a surface temperature of between about 5000 and 6000 K if it is on the ...
by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
Harleton Murray Pribram Meteoroids Aquarid Draconid Orionid Taurid Arietid Geminid Perseid Cyrillid Leonid Quadrantid Major Stars Acamarachern- Aldebaran Alkaid Alphekka aracrux Alderamin Almaak Alpheratz Adara Algenib Alnair ...
A Dictionary of Astronomy (2012)
by Ian Ridpath
Alnair The star Alpha Gruis, magnitude 1.7. It is a B7 dwarf, 101 l.y. away. Alnath An alternative name for the star *Elnath. Alnilam The star Epsilon Orionis, magnitude 1.7, the middle star of the belt of Orion. It is a B0 supergiant, estimated to be ...
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