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Lightcurve of the week 87:

HOYS light curve of 2MASS 21383981+5708470
It is time to have a new look at the object 2MASS 21383981+5708470, situated in the Elephant trunk nebula field. The object might be projected onto the IC1396 HII region, but the Gaia parallax clearly identifies it as a background star. The most likely distance based on these data is about 5100pc. Hence, this is clearly an unrelated background star. …
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