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Feb2212, 11:16 PM

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How do we calculate the magnitude of a system composed by some binary systems of stars?



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Feb2212, 11:32 PM

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You need to give us more information. *Some* binary systems? How many? Just one binary, or multiple binaries?
Do you know the magnitudes of the individual stars in the binary or binaries? 


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Feb2312, 12:05 AM

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Yeah, suppose we know the magnitude of all the stars and that the number of binary systems is k (can be one or more).



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