A really long way away - Tactical Ninja
Dec. 26th, 2011
12:39 pm - A really long way away
This is a picture of Tatjna the Star:
That I found on SkyMap. Looks like a lonely star, eh?
Here's a pic of Tatjna at half zoom, complete with labelling. I note that they haven't got around to changing the name on SkyMap yet. Tut tut.
Here's a pic of Tatjna zoomed as far as you can and still see it (not visible with the naked eye, sorry folks):
And finally for perspective, here's a picture of Tatjna in relation to Cassiopeia (at least, the part of Cassiopeia that would fit on the screen - helpfully shown with lines):
So as you can see, Tatjna has lots of friends but in the grand scheme of things is pretty insignificant. Or some such profundity.
Me, mostly I'm just going *SQUEE* A STAR NAMED AFTER ME! *SQUEE*