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(IAAC) Obj: Albireo (Beta Cyg) - 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: 2005/08/04 5h29 UT
Location of site: Coaticook (Qc), Canada (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5,6 <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): Albireo (Beta Cyg)
Category: Multiple star.
Class: 
Constellation: Cyg
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 19:31  DEC 27:58
Description:
In Cygnus, at th SW end of the Northern Cross.  Although the components is very close each other at 9x, they are quite splited and contrast of colors is quite visible. The primary is orange and secondary is green. More spectacular with high magnifications.
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