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starspot

[′stär‚spät]
(astronomy)
A region of reduced brightness of the surface of a star comparable to a sunspot on the Sun's surface.
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The spread in our V data meant we were unable to confirm any reddening at the secondary minimum that would indicate starspot activity as observed by Bernhard & Frank (2007).
Proxima Centauri - which is just one-tenth as massive and only one-thousandth as luminous as our Sun - exhibits a regular cycle of starspots, much like our parent star's sunspot activity.
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Given its almost exactly 7 day orbital period, it is not going to be feasible to obtain sufficient data with ground-based telescopes to determine the physical parameters of the binary and to map the dynamic surface starspot structure.
As it moves through its starspot cycle, the tone and volume of the ringing changes in a very specific pattern, moving to higher tones with lower volume at the peak of its magnetic cycle," said NCAR scientist Travis Metcalfe, a co-author of the new study.
15 12 7 Quiz 10 7 14 16 15 17 STARSPOT CROSSWORD You can use the numbers 1 to 9, but may not use the same number more than 3 4 EGG BOY BARREL LOFT STEAM FIRE EVEN HAUL DEAD - - - - - - VARNISH Can you find the celebrity name hidden in this Starspot 21 16 18 Crossword?
The analysis of Dinshaw's initial observations also indicates the presence of a mysterious, 45-day cycle in the data, which may correspond to the motion of a large, surprisingly long-lived starspot or to a patch on the star's surface.
EIGHT PAGES OF CROSSWORDS, QUIZZES, SUDOKUS, KAKUROS - AND MUCH, MUCH MORE 21 STARSPOT CROSSWORD Can you find the celebrity name hidden in this Starspot Crossword?
BIRMINGHAM MAIL, PAGES OF 8 PAGES EIGHT STARSPOT Can you find Crossword?
In the abundance work as well as in some of their more recent starspot work, the Santa Cruz group has used a mathematical process known as maximum entropy to solve some of the ambiguities in the simple line profile work.
B is also near the maximum of its 8-year starspot cycle, adding additional noise.