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202. Quantities and Measurements in Astrophysics

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This Physics Factsheet includes:
• The units of distance.
• How distance is determined using parallax.
• Light intensity and the inverse square law.
• The two types of magnitude (apparent and absolute).
• The doppler effect and red shift.

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January 2013

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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