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(IAAC) Obj: Sigma1 Tau + Sigma2 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 5h37 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): Sigma1 Tau + Sigma2 Tau
Category: Multiple star.
Class: 
Constellation: Tau
Data: mag 4.7 + 7.1  size 
Position: RA 04:40  DEC 15:56
Description:
Member of the Hyades, at ~ 1° SE of Aldebaran.  Another beautiful double, quite easy to split.  The components are of the same brightness and of the same color, white.
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