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Last update: 2017-11-14

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- Double Stars (Ari) -

This is just a small selection of evident, quite recommendable double stars. Some of these I have 'found' during starhopping.

And (4) Boo (1) Com (1) Del (2) Peg (4) Tau (5)
Aql (3) Cas (9) CVn (2) Her (2) Per (1) UMa (1)
Ari (2) Cep (3) Cyg (4) Oph (1) Psc (1)

1 Ari (**)

Name: 1 Ari, STF174
Type: **
Constellation: Ari
Coordinates: 01h50m08.60s / +22°16'29.50"
Components: v6.3 mag / v7.2 mag / 2.9" / 165° / 2016
8" f/6, 100x, Bortle 4, NELM 5.9+, SQM-L 21.0
SQM-L 20.8: Nice double star with big difference in brightness.

gamma Ari (**)

Name: gamma Ari, STF180
Type: **
Constellation: Ari
Coordinates: 01h53m31.76s / +19°17'38.60"
Components: AB / v4.5 mag / v4.6 mag / 7.4" / 1° / 2016
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 3-, SQM-L 21.3
Nice, obvious double star. Both components have similar brightness and appeared white.