Nov 15, 2020 Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Rich orange, a 9th magnitude companion is visible 2' northeast, about 5th magnitude at the moment.
Gaia data reveals the 12th magnitude listed as C in WDS to be a background star. WDS also lists B and D companions which are likewise not physically associated.
AAVSO latest reports show Mira at 4.36 magnitude dimming from maximum in late September.
7 objects found within 120'
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