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Last update: 2018-12-09

VdS FG

- Double Stars (Aql) -

And (13) Cam (2) CrB (3) Gem (2) Oph (1) Tau (5)
Aql (4) Cas (12) CVn (2) Her (3) Ori (7) Tri (3)
Ari (5) Cep (9) Cyg (5) Leo (1) Peg (4) UMa (3)
Aur (11) CMa (1) Del (2) LMi (4) Per (2)
Boo (4) Com (1) Dra (1) Lyr (2) Psc (1)

15 Aql (**)

Name: 15 Aql, SHJ286
Type: **
Constellation: Aql
Coordinates: 19h04m57.67s / -04°01'53.10"
Components: v5.5 mag / v7.0 mag / 39.7" / 210° / 2016
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 5-, SQM-L 20.4
SQM-L 19.9: Easy to split, evident. Both components appeared slightly orange colored.

IC5006 (**)

DSS
Image source: DSS II (red) - 5×5'
Name: IC5006
Type: **
Constellation: Aql
Coordinates: 20h23m47.00s / +06°26'55.00"
Components: v14.5 mag / v15.1 mag / 6.0" / 210.0° / -
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, NELM 5.7+, SQM-L 20.9
NELM 5.4+, SQM-L 20.6: I saw this 'double star' with averted vision just as a faint, stellar brightening.
MODERATE

STF2434 (**)

Name: STF2434
Type: **
Constellation: Aql
Coordinates: 19h02m44.38s / -00°42'40.40"
Components: A-BC / v8.4 mag / v8.9 mag / 27.7" / 89° / 2016
120mm f/5, 18x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Easily split with similar brightness.

STF2583 (**)

Name: STF2583, pi Aql
Type: **
Constellation: Aql
Coordinates: 19h48m42.05s / +11°48'57.30"
Components: AB / v6.3 mag / v6.8 mag / 1.5" / 106° / 2016
120mm f/5, 337x, Bortle 4-, SQM-L 20.7
At 100x elongated, at 200x seen as '8'. At 337x split in moments of good seeing, but still very tight. Overall the seeing was not so good.