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

Aladin viewer for the region around Kappa Scorpii
κ Sco
CD-38 12137, HD 160578, HR 6580, SAO 209163, GSC 07885-02065, HIP 86670

Type  Star
Magnitude  2.386
Right Ascension  17h 42' 29.3"  (2000)
Declination  39° 1' 48" S
Constellation  Scorpius
Classification  B1.5III
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 7, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x

Brilliant blue-white, no companion noted, non-visual binary, rich galactic starfield
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Kappa Scorpii