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Color-Period Diagram

(means of comparing periods of stars at various wavelengths)

A Color-Period Diagram is a graph plotting the period of rotation of a star with a Color Index such as B-V. It provides groundwork for the study of Gyrochronology. It is analogous to an H-R Diagram (HRD).


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http://arxiv.org/pdf/1103.5171v2.pdf

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