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

Aladin viewer for the region around Beta Scuti
β Sct, 6 Aql
BD-04 4582, HD 173764, HR 7063, SAO 142618, GSC 05122-01426, HIP 92175

Type  Star
Magnitude  4.2
Right Ascension  18h 47' 10.6"  (2000)
Declination  4° 44' 52" S
Constellation  Scutum
Classification  G4IIa
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jul 19, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 47x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

Pale orange, no companion noted, in a rich galactic starfield
Other Data Sources for Beta Scuti
Nearby objects for Beta Scuti
5 objects found within 60'
Barnard 104 Barnard 110 Barnard 111
NGC 6704 R Scuti

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Beta Scuti