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HertzsprungRussell diagram - Wikipedia


The HertzsprungRussell diagram, abbreviated H–R diagram or HRD, is a scatter plot of stars showing the relationship between the stars' absolute magnitudes ...

Introduction to the Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram


One of the most useful and powerful plots in astrophysics is the Hertzsprung- Russell diagram (hereafter called the H-R diagram). It originated in 1911 when the ...

Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram | COSMOS

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The Hertzsprung-Russell diagram (HR diagram) is one of the most important tools in the study of stellar evolution. Developed independently in the early 1900s  ...

H-R Diagram - Home Cornell Astronomy


The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram is a graphical tool that astronomers use to classify stars according to their luminosity, spectral type, color, temperature and ...

Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram - UNL Astronomy


That was not the case however, for the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram. A significant tool to aid in the understanding of stellar evolution, the H-R diagram was ...

The Hertzsprung Russell Diagram - An Atlas of The Universe


The most famous diagram in astronomy is the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram. This diagram is a plot of luminosity (absolute magnitude) against the colour of the ...

HR Diagram


These diagrams, called the Hertzsprung-Russell or HR diagrams, plot luminosity in solar units on the Y axis and stellar temperature on the X axis, as shown ...

HR Diagram - Jim Kaler


The classical HR diagram, first constructed in 1914 by Henry Norris Russell (to which was added the work of Ejnar Hertzsprung), is a plot of absolute visual ...

Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram - Hyperphysics


The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram is a plot of luminosity vs temperature, except that the temperature is decreasing to the right on the horizontal axis.

The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram


Apr 21, 1999 ... Below is the Hertzsprung-Russell (HR) Diagram for stars near the sun: It is readily apparent that the H-R Diagram is not uniformly populated, ...