17 Librae
DSS image of 17 Librae
Digitized Sky Survey image of 17 Librae, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of 17 Librae
Overlaid DSS image of 17 Librae, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right
17 Lib
BD-10 3994, HD 132230, HR 5578, SAO 158935, GSC 05583-01007, HIP 73249

Type  Star
Magnitude  6.6
Size  
RA (2000)  14h 58' 13.4"
Dec (2000)  11° 9' 17" S
Constellation  Libra

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Feb 29, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 61x

White, no companion noted, in the same field as χ2Lib and 18Lib
Other Data Sources for 17 Librae
Nearby objects for 17 Librae
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.