(IAAC) Obj: epsilon Lyra the "double-Double" - Inst: Orion 6" Dob
Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 6/8/99 10:27 pm CDT
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 31 N, Elev 600 ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Orion 6" Dob
Magnification: 120x, 144x, 240x
Object(s): epsilon Lyra the "double-Double"
Category: Multiple star.
Data: mag size
Position: RA : DEC :
Tonight I was able to successfully split the two pairs for ths first time, using
the 240x Ep/barlow combination. I then went down to 144x and still could split it.
However, at 120x, I could not split it.
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