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Reged: 10/02/07

Loc: Parsippany, NJ
35 Sex - STF1466 new
      #5863351 - 05/15/13 10:25 PM Attachment (15 downloads)

2013 May 14 10:21p at Parsippany, NJ, USA
Home Made 6" f/12 Newtonian on Medium Duty Orion GEM
Multiple Star System in Sextans,
R.A. 10h44m03.6s Dec. +04°40'28", 5.8 mag, Alt 43°
Clear and Good Seeing
Imaged with Imaging Source Camera. Four Standard AVI files captured. Definite split in video files with no barlow.

Visual observation made after imaging using Sirius Plössl 40mm, 60x,Sirius Plössl 17mm, 140x,Sirius Plössl 10mm, 238x eyepieces. Split with all.

Beautiful pair, with major being slightly brighter than the minor. Colors of gold and silver. The major was a nice yellow gold color, the minor more white gray, almost silver.

A crisp double worth finding.

Listed PA 239° Sep 6.80" (2003).
Measured PA 243° Sep 7.33"

See Attached Imaging Record

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R Botero

Reged: 01/02/09

Loc: Kent, England
Re: 35 Sex - STF1466 [Re: StarDusty]
      #5863937 - 05/16/13 09:00 AM

Lovely report Allen.

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scholastic sledgehammer

Reged: 04/03/08

Loc: TN
Re: 35 Sex - STF1466 new [Re: R Botero]
      #5915944 - 06/11/13 10:08 PM

Very nice observation and sketch.


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