42 Cancri
DSS image of 42 Cancri
Overlaid DSS image of 42 Cancri, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

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42 Cnc
BD+20 2172, HD 73785, SAO 98030, GSC 01395-02605, HIP 42578, Gaia DR3 661300551269631360

Type  Star
Magnitude  6.84
Right Ascension  8h 40' 43.2"  (2000)
Declination  19° 43' 9" N
Constellation  Cancer
Classification  A7III
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Dec 26, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

White, no companion noted, in the core of the Beehive M44
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42 Cancri