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(IAAC) Obj: Atlas + Pleione (27 Tau + 28 Tau) - 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: 2006/01/04 4h21 UT
Location of site: Coaticook (Qc), Canada (Lat , Elev )
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
Magnification: 
Filter(s): 
Object(s): Atlas + Pleione (27 Tau + 28 Tau)
Category: Multiple star.
Class: 
Constellation: Tau
Data: mag 3.6 + 5.1  size 
Position: RA 03:49  DEC 24:04
Description:
Member of the Pleiades, located in the E portion of the cluster.  Doublestar very easy to split.  It is the kind which one particularly appreciates with small instruments.  Atlas is white-yellow and Pleione is blue.
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