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(IAAC) Obj: Marfak (kappa Her) - Inst: Vixen 9x63 binoculars



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Observation Poster: Stéphane Meloche <stephanemeloche@videotron.ca>
Observer: Stéphane Meloche
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 2005/07/03 4h29 UT
Location of site: Coaticook (Qc), Canada (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 5,2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing:  <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Vixen 9x63 binoculars
Magnification: 
Filter(s): 
Object(s): Marfak (kappa Her)
Category: Multiple star.
Class: 
Constellation: Her
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 16:08  DEC 17:02
Description:
In Hercules, halfway between gamma Her and gamma Ser. The integrated color of this doubled bloom is of an obvious yellow, especially while comparing with neighbouring stars. The 2 components are observed individually, although they are very close at 9x.
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