(IAAC) Obj: 24 Com - Inst: Vixen 9x63 binoculars

Observation Poster: Stéphane Meloche <stephanemeloche@videotron.ca>
Observer: Stéphane Meloche
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 2005/04/09 6h13 UT
Location of site: Ste-Catherine-de-Hatley, Québec, Canada (Lat 45.4542°, Elev 316 m)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5,2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing:  <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Vixen 9x63 binoculars
Object(s): 24 Com
Category: Multiple star.
Constellation: Com
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 12:35  DEC 18:21
In Coma Berenices, at ~ 8¼° E of Alpha Com. Very spectacular double star whose components are quite separate at 9x. The primary star is white and secondary too is it close to the primary star to determine the color of it.
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