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Hind, John Russell (1823–1895), astronomer

Roger Hutchins.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1424 words.

Hind, John Russell (1823–1895), astronomer, was born on 12 May 1823 in Nottingham, the son of John Hind, a lace manufacturer. He was educated privately, then at Nottingham grammar school,...

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Hind's Crimson Star

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 44 words.

The red-giant variable star R Leporis, named after the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95), who remarked on

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Iris

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 63 words.

Asteroid 7, discovered in 1847 by the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95). Iris is an S-class asteroid,

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Iris

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 60 words.

Asteroid 7, discovered in 1847 by the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95). Iris is an S-type asteroid,

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Hind’s Crimson Star

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 55 words.

The red-giant variable star R Leporis, named after the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95), who remarked on

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Hind's Crimson Star

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The red-giant variable star R Leporis, named after the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95), who remarked on its blood-red colour. It is a variable Mira star, ranging from 6th to...

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Hind's Variable Nebula

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A reflection nebula in Taurus, also known as NGC 1555, associated with the young, irregular variable star T Tauri. Both were discovered in 1852 by the English astronomer John Russell Hind...

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Iris

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Asteroid 7, discovered in 1847 by the English astronomer John Russell Hind (1823–95). Iris is an S-class asteroid, of diameter 200 km. Its mean magnitude at opposition is 8.4; of the...

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Flora group

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A complex grouping of asteroids near the inner edge of the main asteroid belt, at a mean distance of 2.2 AU from the Sun and with a mean orbital inclination of about 5°. The group is...

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