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

Aladin viewer for the region around Alnilam
Epsilon Orionis, εOri, 46Ori
BD-01 969, HD 37128, HR 1903, SAO 132346, HIP 26311, WDS J05362-0112A

Type  Star
Magnitude  1.6
Right Ascension  5h 36' 12.8"  (2000)
Declination  1° 12' 7" S
Constellation  Orion
Classification  B0Ia
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Nov 25, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x

Brilliant blue-white, no companion noted, in a lovely field scattered with 7 to 9th magnitude stars
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