DSS image of Electra
Overlaid DSS image of Electra, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Electra
17 Tauri, 17 Tau
BD+23 507, HD 23302, HR 1142, WDS J03449+2407, SAO 76131, GSC 01799-01441, HIP 17499

Type  Star
Magnitude  3.7
Right Ascension  3h 44' 52.5"  (2000)
Declination  24° 6' 48" N
Constellation  Taurus
Classification  B6IIIe
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Nov 13, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 136x
Seeing: 5 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

Brilliant blue-white, no companion noted, non-visual binary, Celaeno is 10' north, in the western margin of the Pleiades cluster
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Associated objects for Electra
Nearby objects for Electra

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