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Apparent: Apparent may refer to: Apparent magnitude, a measure of brightness of a celestial body as seen by an observer on Earth Apparent places, the actual coordinates of stars as seen from Earth Heir apparent, a person who is first in line of succession Apparent death, an antipredator behavior known as playing dead Apparent wind, a wind experienced by a moving object Eire Apparent, a band from Northern Ireland Apparent authority relates to the doctrines of the law of agency.
Apparent magnitude: Apparent magnitude is a measure of the brightness of a star or other astronomical object observed from the Earth. An object's apparent magnitude depends on its intrinsic luminosity, its distance from Earth, and any extinction of the object's light caused by interstellar dust along the line of sight to the observer.
Apparent retrograde motion: Apparent retrograde motion is the apparent motion of a planet in a direction opposite to that of other bodies within its system, as observed from a particular vantage point. Direct motion or prograde motion is motion in the same direction as other bodies.
Apparent death: Apparent death, colloquially known as playing dead, feigning death, or playing possum, is a behavior in which animals take on the appearance of being dead. This form of animal deception is an adaptive behavior also known as tonic immobility or thanatosis.