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

Aladin viewer for the region around X Sagittae
X Sge, BD+20 4417, HD 190606, WDS J20051+2039A, CCCS 2853, HIP 98909

Type  Carbon Star
Magnitude  8.53
Right Ascension  20h 5' 5.0"  (2000)
Declination  20° 38' 51" N
Constellation  Sagitta
Classification  C6,4
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 20, 2023    Waikoloa, HI (map)
15cm f/5 Newtonian, Primero @ 92x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Beautiful rich red, about 9th magnitude this morning

Steve Coe

Period 196 days; 7.0-8.4m; famous
― SAC Red Star Database
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X Sagittae