Combined Stellar Magnitude Calculator
PHP Program by Jay Tanner - 2022
ENTER Stellar Magnitudes List
Separated by Spaces, Commas or Semicolons
An empty input will generate up to 5 random magnitude test values.
Simply replace these random values with your own magnitude values.
Stellar Magnitudes List: +6.514 +9.901 Combined Stellar Magnitudes: M = +6.467064293179
In general, if there are two or more stars, then their singular combined
magnitude value (
) can be found from the equation given below.
= Magnitude of
star within a group of
= Magnitude of all
stars combined into one value
The general equation used within the program for
combined stellar magnitudes may be expressed as:
Program by Jay Tanner
Revised: Thursday, January 01, 1970 at 12:00:00 AM UTC