RE: [thefixedstars] Re: Question about star, Skat in Aquarius constellation.
- Hey there,
I checked out what wikipedia had to say about magnitude, and it referenced
the following link:
This page not only says the difference between each relative magnitude
grouping, but it has a chart that includes the Sun, so it should have all
the info you need.
>From: "labladybug" <labladybug@...>
>Subject: [thefixedstars] Re: Question about star, Skat in Aquarius
>Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2006 23:42:26 -0000
>Thank you! One more question about it's brightness. He needs to know
>how much brighter than the Sun this star is....we have a sense that it
>is a fairly bright star due to the 3.25 rating but in relation to the sun?
>--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "msbhavens1" <msbhavens1@...> wrote:
> > Magnitude I have found listed from 3.25 to 3.5
> > spectral class A2 on some sites A3V on others.
> > White Star.
> > Anne Wrights has this to say about it. It has also gone by many
> > names.
> > http://www.winshop.com.au/annew/alphabet1.htm