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

Aladin viewer for the region around Kaus Borealis
Lambda Sagittarii, λ Sgr, 22 Sgr
CD-25 13149, HD 169916, HR 6913, WDS J18280-2525A, SAO 186841, GSC 06861-03180, HIP 90496

Type  Star
Magnitude  2.81
Right Ascension  18h 27' 58.3"  (2000)
Declination  25° 25' 18" S
Constellation  Sagittarius
Classification  K1IIIb
Observing Notes

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

Brilliant pale orange, no companion noted, rich galactic starfield
Other Data Sources for Kaus Borealis
Nearby objects for Kaus Borealis
5 objects found within 60'
M28 NGC 6638 PK7-6.1
PK7-6.2 PK8-7.1

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Kaus Borealis