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

Aladin viewer for the region around FO Serpentis
FO Ser, BD-15 4923, HD 168227, SAO 161327, CCCS 2567, GSC 06265-01647, HIP 89783

Type  Carbon Star
Magnitude  8.66
Right Ascension  18h 19' 21.8"  (2000)
Declination  15° 36' 46" S
Constellation  Serpens
Classification  C-J4+
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 1, 2022    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 6.5 Moon: 0%

Rich orange, no companion noted, rich galactic starfield, 40' northwest of M17

Steve Coe

Variable 8.2-8.5m
― SAC Red Star Database
Other Data Sources for FO Serpentis
Nearby objects for FO Serpentis
5 objects found within 60'
HD 168415 IC 4706 IC 4707
Messier 17 NGC 6605

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FO Serpentis