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star names for VSP

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Charles Laird
star names for VSP

I am having trouble getting charts to print if they have Greek letter designations.  What are the naming conventions that the VSP uses?  I got Beta Persei to print as B Per, but Eta Aquilae and Delta Cephei I have not been able to figure out.

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Greek letter names in AAVSO format

Hi Charles,

There is a table that gives the format used by AAVSO for Greek letter names here:

And the web page explaing why it is this way is here:

It's actually all on one page.

Mike Simonsen (SXN)

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