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

Aladin viewer for the region around Thuban
Alpha Draconis, α Dra, 11 Dra
BD+65 978, HD 123299, HR 5291, SAO 16273, GSC 04174-01262, HIP 68756

Type  Star
Magnitude  3.68
Right Ascension  14h 4' 23.3"  (2000)
Declination  64° 22' 33" N
Constellation  Draco
Classification  A0III
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jul 22, 2023    Oregon Star Party, Ochoco Mts, OR (map)
25cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Holoholo @ 71x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 6 Moon: 26%

Brilliant white, no companion noted, non-visual binary
Other Data Sources for Thuban
Nearby objects for Thuban
2 objects found within 120'
NGC 5413 NGC 5479

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