(IAAC) Obj: Lambda Ori (Multiple Star) - Inst: 8" F/6 Dobsonian
[Third and final mislaid observation from Michael... More to come,
however, from other observers during that same month! :( -Lew]
Observer: Michael Geldorp
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 3/11/1999 19.50 UT
Location of site: Alphen ad Rijn, Netherlands (Lat 52.09N, Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: III <I-V Seeing Scale (I best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8" F/6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 49X, 98X, 203X, 244X
Object(s): Lambda Ori
Category: Multiple star.
Data: mag 3.7 size 4".4
Position: RA 05:35 DEC +09:56
Easy double star in Orion.
Both stars appeared white and the fainter star was clearly
resolved during moments of steady seeing.
There is a sketch on this object on my homepage: URL below.
Optional related URLs: http://home.wxs.nl/~geldo006/home.html
** This observing log automatically submitted via the Web from:
To UNSUBSCRIBE from the 'netastrocatalog' lists, use the Web form at: