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Double Star in Cygnus
HIP 95947A
Mag 3.2
Beta Cygni, 6 Cyg A


  22/08/16
A beautiful double star with an amazing colour contrast between the yellow primary at Mag 3.2 and its Mag 5.5 companion, a beautiful blue white
Astronomy Now's object of the month, and as they say a true delight