HD 36959
DSS image of HD 36959
Overlaid DSS image of HD 36959, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around HD 36959
Σ 747B, BD-06 1233, HR 1886, WDS J05350-0600B, SAO 132298, HIP 26197

Type  Star
Magnitude  5.53
Right Ascension  5h 35' 1.0"  (2000)
Declination  6° 0' 33" S
Constellation  Orion
Classification  B1.2
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Nov 27, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Seeing: 5 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

Blue-white, a double with HR 1887 situated 36" northeast the pair is embedded in the soft glow of reflection nebula and central to the cluster NGC 1980, ι Ori is 8' northeast, a superb field with the scattering of blue-white stars laced with nebula
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HD 36959