constant of aberration

Definition of constant of aberration

: the maximum apparent displacement of a star from its mean position due to the aberration of light corresponding to the earth's orbital motion and having a value of about 20.5 seconds of angle

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“Constant of aberration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constant%20of%20aberration. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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