(IAAC) Obj: Xi Bootes - Inst: 8" F/6 Dobsonian

Observer: Michael Geldorp
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 6/6/1999  23.00 UT
Location of site: Alphen ad Rijn, Netherlands (Lat 52.09N, Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4.5 <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
Filter(s): none
Object(s): Xi Bootes
Category: Multiple star.
Constellation: Boo
Data: mag 4.7, 6.8  size 
Position: RA 14:59  DEC +19:06
One of many fine doubles in Bootes this one caught my attention
because of the color of the secondary. The primary is yellow/white but
the secondary is a peculiar brownish to purple to me. Well split at
98X and 203X.
Optional related URLs: http://home.wxs.nl/~geldo006/home.html
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