Light curve of the week: EB

Many stars are usually not alone, however as an alternative type a part of a multi-stellar system of two or extra stars which can be gravitationally sure collectively. Regardless that the prime science objective of TESS is to seek out exoplanets, it additionally observes a plethora of eclipsing binaries that enable us to check these programs in additional element.


The sunshine curve of TIC 8153514, noticed in Sector 21, exhibits a pointy eclipse superimposed on high of the sign of a variable star.

When you see eclipsing binaries on PHT you may tag it with #EB or #eclipsingbinary to let others recognized what you could have discovered!


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