HD 166286
DSS image of HD 166286
Overlaid DSS image of HD 166286, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

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BD-16 4736, WDS J18106-1645A, SAO 161139, South 700

Type  Multiple Star
Magnitude  8.27
Right Ascension  18h 10' 33.6"  (2000)
Declination  16° 44' 57" S
Constellation  Sagittarius
Classification  B1II
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 6, 2021    Waikoloa, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 95x
Seeing: 5 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

A small 30" trio of blue-white stars at the center of the poor cluster NGC 6561, the east side consists of an 8th magnitude pair with the third member a 10th magnitude star to the west
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HD 166286