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Double Stars in Aquila
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Here is a listing of the 90 or so best doubles in Aquila.
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Name SAO Sep PA Mag1 Mag2 RA Dec Spect Color Comments
5 AQUILAE 142606 13.0 121 5.5 7.5 18:46.5 -00:57 A2/A7 *** nice group
BU 265   1.1 229 7.0 9.0 18:50.2 +11:31 A0    
STF 2404   3.5 183 6.0 7.0 18:50.8 +10:58 K3/K5 ***  
STF 2408 104193 2.1 92 7.5 8.5 18:52.0 +10:46 A0    
FF AQUILAE 104296 6.8 141 6.0 11.0 18:58.2 +17:22 F6   Primary is a variable
11 AQUILAE 104308 17.5 286 6.0 9.0 18:59.1 +13:37 F8    
STF 2428   6.9 284 8.0 10.0 18:60.0 +14:54 F2   Carbon Star SAO 104318 in field
STF 2426 104332 17.1 259 7.0 8.0 19:00.0 +12:52 K5    
STF 2425 142907 31.2 181 7.0 8.0 19:00.5 -08:06 G5    
SAO 142915 142915 9.7 2 7.0 11.5 19:00.8 -00:27 G5   Small cluster NGC 6735 in field. mostly 12 mag stars
STF 2432   14.8 93 7.0 9.5 19:01.8 +12:32 B9    
STF 2436 124180 31.9 313 7.5 8.0 19:02.2 +08:45 K0/F8 ***  
STF 2434   24.3 106 8.0 8.5 19:02.8 -00:42 G5    
STF 2443 104432 6.6 312 8.0 8.5 19:04.1 +14:47 F5    
15 AQUILAE 142996 38.4 209 5.5 7.0 19:04.9 -04:01 K1/K4 ***  
STF 2439   22.0 199 8.0 9.0 19:05.0 -07:08 B8    
ZETA AQUILAE 104461 6.5 53 3.0 12.0 19:05.4 +13:51 A0    
STF 2446   9.5 153 6.5 8.5 19:05.8 +06:32 F5    
STF 2449 124265 8.0 291 7.0 8.0 19:06.4 +07:09 F2    
STF 2447   13.9 344 7.0 9.0 19:06.6 -01:20 B8 ***  
STF 2471   8.3 124 8.0 10.5 19:11.0 +08:07 A5    
SAO 143163 143163 26.0 128 6.5 11.0 19:14.2 -08:42 K0 ***  
SAO 143163B/C   1.2 54 11.0 11.5 19:14.2 -08:43 A1    
HJ 1376   9.8 123 8.0 11.0 19:14.6 +15:22 A0    
STT 4178 104653 89.7 268 5.5 7.5 19:15.3 +15:05 G5/A1 ***  
STT 368 104666 1.0 216 7.5 8.5 19:16.1 +16:09 F0    
STF 2489 104668 8.2 347 6.5 9.5 19:16.5 +14:32 B9    
BU 140B   7.5 209 10.5 10.5 19:16.8 -10:58 G0    
BU 140C   39.4 321 7.0 10.5 19:16.9 -10:58 G0    
STT 370   19.6 15 7.5 8.0 19:17.1 +09:20 K0 ***  
HJ 881B   7.0 307 9.5 9.5 19:18.1 -05:24 B5    
HJ 881C   33.2 341 7.5 9.5 19:18.1 -05:25 K2 ***  
23 AQUILAE 124487 3.1 5 5.5 9.5 19:18.5 +01:05 K2    
28 AQUILAE 104472 59.3 175 6.0 9.0 19:19.6 +12:22 F9    
STF 2497 124513 30.0 357 7.0 8.0 19:20.1 +05:35 G5    
STF 2494   25.9 85 7.0 10.0 19:20.1 -06:38 K0 ***  
STF 2498   12.2 66 7.0 8.0 19:20.2 +04:02 K0    
SAO 162488 162488 1.1 62 7.5 12.5 19:20.4 -10:33 M3 ***  
STF 2501 143316 19.8 22 7.5 9.0 19:22.0 -04:45 F5    
STF 2510 124572 8.8 181 8.5 8.5 19:23.3 +09:30 A0    
STF 2513   2.3 325 8.0 8.5 19:25.2 +02:26 F8    
STF 2519 143434 11.4 124 8.0 8.0 19:28.2 -09:31 F0    
STF 2531 124686 31.7 30 8.0 9.5 19:29.5 +03:05 B5    
STF 2533   22.6 214 7.0 9.0 19:30.1 -00:26 A3    
STF 2532   33.7 5 6.0 10.0 19:30.2 +02:54 K5    
STF 2535   1.2 67 7.0 11.0 19:31.2 -02:07 A9    
BU 650   6.5 146 7.5 11.0 19:32.2 +06:30 A0    
BU 976 124749 2.2 105 7.0 11.0 19:32.2 +09:20 A0   NGC 6804 at the edge of the field mag 12
STF 2537   19.1 133 8.5 9.0 19:33.6 -04:10 A3    
STF 2543   12.6 155 7.0 10.0 19:36.3 +06:00 K0/M0 ***  
STF 2541   5.0 328 8.5 10.0 19:36.9 -10:26 K0 ***  
SAO 162829 162829 82.1 286 7.5 10.0 19:37.7 -09:59 A2    
BU 249   0.9 124 7.0 9.0 19:38.4 +00:20 A2    
STF 2545   3.7 324 6.0 8.0 19:38.7 -10:09 A5    
STF 2547   20.8 331 7.5 9.0 19:38.9 -10:20 A0    
STF 2562   27.1 252 6.5 8.0 19:42.8 +08:23 F5    
STF 2567   18.4 314 7.5 9.5 19:44.1 +12:22 A2    
STF 2570   4.1 277 7.5 9.5 19:45.0 +10:46 A2    
BU 1301 125041 56.9 66 8.5 9.0 19:46.4 +04:18 A2    
PI AQUILAE   1.4 141 6.0 7.0 19:48.8 +11:48 F2/A2    
ALTAIR ALPHA AQUILAE   165.0 301 1.0 10.0 19:50.7 +08:51 A7    
STF 2587   4.1 100 6.5 9.0 19:51.5 +04:05 K0 ***  
STF 2590   13.5 309 7.0 10.0 19:52.3 +10:20 B5    
STF 2596   1.9 306 7.0 8.5 19:54.0 +15:17 F8    
57 AQUILAE   36.0 170 5.0 6.0 19:54.6 -08:13 B8    
BETA AQUILAE   12.8 7 4.0 11.5 19:55.3 +06:24 G8/M3 ***  
SAO 143951 143951 10.1 112 7.5 10.5 19:57.9 -09:03 K2 ***  
SAO 143951C   5.4 158 8.5 11.0 19:57.9 -09:04 A3    
BU 266   15.8 167 7.0 11.0 19:58.0 +11:25 A3    
GSC 5151:1125   1.4 300 7.0 8.0 19:58.4 -02:13 F5    
STF 2613   4.0 352 7.0 7.5 20:01.4 +10:44 F2    
SAO 144002 144002 2.0 295 7.5 8.0 20:01.7 -00:11 A0    
STF 2616   3.3 265 7.0 9.5 20:02.7 +14:34 K0 ***  
STF 2621   5.7 223 8.0 8.0 20:04.6 +09:14 B9    
BU 56   1.5 176 8.0 9.0 20:05.1 -04:19 F5    
BU 57   2.3 120 6.0 10.5 20:05.4 +15:30 M2 *** Carbon Star
HJ 1477   20.0 271 8.0 10.5 20:06.5 +12:40 K5 ***  
STF 2629   9.2 188 7.0 10.0 20:07.3 +16:04 B9    
STF 2628   3.5 341 6.0 8.0 20:07.8 +09:23 F5    
STF 2635   7.4 79 7.0 10.5 20:10.1 +08:26 F8    
SAO 144151 144151 55.3 206 7.0 8.0 20:11.3 -00:08 F0/A0    
STF 2644   3.1 206 7.0 7.5 20:12.5 +00:52 A0    
STF 2643   3.0 76 7.0 9.5 20:12.8 -02:59 A0    
STF 2651   1.0 279 8.5 8.5 20:13.7 +16:09 F8    
STT 202   43.4 193 8.0 8.0 20:14.2 +06:35 G5    
STF 2646   20.0 44 7.0 8.5 20:14.5 -06:02 F0    
STF 2654   14.2 233 6.0 7.5 20:15.2 -03:30 F0    
STF 2677   32.7 29 6.0 10.5 20:24.6 +01:03 A0    
SAO 144450 144450 59.9 189 6.5 7.0 20:27.5 -02:06 F8    
SAO 144537 144537 1.6 217 6.5 11.0 20:32.0 -05:14 K4    

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Some information gathered from Burgham's Celestial Handbooks and converted to J2000 and from my own observations.
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