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  • Lewis, however, has shown that the fainter component of the binary system is often the more massive.
  • Interesting objects in this constellation are: a Geminorum or Castor, a very fine double star of magnitudes 2.0 and 2.8, the fainter component is a spectroscopic binary; i Geminorum, a long period (231 days) variable, the extreme range in magnitude being 3.2 to 4; Geminorum, a short period variable, 10.15 days, the extreme range in magnitude being 3.7 to 4.5; Nova Geminorum, a "new" star discovered in 1903 by H.
  • There is for example some evidence that the declination of the solar apex is really increased when the motion is referred to fainter stars.
  • But their claims to be the principal authors of the Aegean remains grew fainter with every fresh Aegean discovery, and every new light thrown on their own proper products; with the Cretan revelations they ceased altogether to be considered except by a few Homeric enthusiasts.
  • Intensity is zero, and this band is accompanied by a number of fainter images corresponding to the diffraction of a star image in a telescope.
 

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