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Double Stars in Draco
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Here is a listing of the 90 or so best doubles in Draco.
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Name SAO Sep PA Mag1 Mag2 RA Dec Spect Color Comments
STF 1362   4.8 129 7.0 7.0 09:37.9 +73:04 F0    
STF 1408   3.5 12 8.5 9.5 10:11.4 +73:02 F2    
STF 1437 7161 23.5 290 7.0 9.5 10:34.2 +73:50 A3    
STF 1516   36.2 102 7.0 7.5 11:15.4 +73:28 K5   nice red pair
STF 1590   5.1 235 7.0 10.0 12:01.6 +70:50 K0    
STF 1588 7488 12.9 45 8.5 8.5 12:02.2 +72:21 K0 *** red/white pair
STF 1599   10.2 346 7.0 10.0 12:05.5 +68:47 K5   red/orange pair
STF 1602   17.1 180 7.5 9.0 12:07.1 +69:04 G5    
STF 1654 7584 3.7 24 7.5 8.5 12:32.0 +74:48 K0 *** red/white pair
SAO 16087 16087 68.9 147 6.5 7.0 13:26.7 +64:44 F2/F3    
STF 1767   4.2 347 8.0 8.5 13:34.2 +67:45 G0    
STF 1860 29198 1.0 108 7.5 8.5 14:33.9 +55:13 A5    
STF 1872   7.6 47 7.0 8.0 14:41.0 +57:58 K0    
STF 1878 16466 4.1 322 7.0 8.5 14:42.0 +61:16 F2    
STF 1885   12.2 2 7.0 8.0 14:44.0 +61:06 F2    
STF 1918   17.9 21 6.0 10.0 15:07.9 +63:06 F2    
STF 1927 16635 16.1 354 7.0 8.0 15:11.9 +61:51 G0    
STT 294 29446 3.2 248 6.5 11.0 15:12.9 +56:02 A2    
STF 1948 29258 12.5 50 8.0 8.5 15:26.6 +54:53 A5    
BU 945   16.2 49 6.5 12.5 15:28.9 +57:26 F8    
TW DRA 16767 3.3 25 8.0 9.5 15:33.8 +63:54 A5    
BU 946 29668 1.8 136 6.0 11.0 15:47.6 +55:22 A2    
STF 1984   6.5 273 6.0 8.0 15:51.0 +52:54 A0    
STF 2006 29752 1.6 186 7.5 9.0 16:00.4 +58:55 AC    
SAO 29823 29823 12.3 140 7.0 11.5 16:09.1 +57:56 A0    
STF 2045 17046 2.5 182 8.0 8.5 16:20.3 +61:29 F8    
STF 2054 17073 1.0 353 6.0 7.0 16:23.8 +61:42 G7    
ETA DRA 17074 5.3 143 3.0 8.0 16:24.0 +61:31 G8    
STF 2060 29959 3.7 246 9.0 9.0 16:28.5 +56:44 G5    
16 DRA 30012 90.3 194 5.0 5.5 16:36.2 +52:54 A0 *** Really nice pair
17 DRA 30013 3.2 109 5.5 6.5 16:36.2 +52:55 A0   nice pair with 16 DRA
STF 2092   8.2 5 7.5 8.5 16:39.1 +60:42 G5 *** Nice color pair
SAO 17187 17187 6.8 169 7.0 9.0 16:41.2 +62:18 B8    
20 DRA 17285 1.0 72 7.0 7.5 16:56.5 +65:02 F0   Nice pair with 19 DRA
STF 2128   12.1 47 8.0 9.0 17:03.4 +59:34 K0   Nice Red/Orange pair
MU DRA 30239 1.8 66 5.5 5.5 17:05.3 +54:28 F6   21 DRA
ES 77   18.3 274 6.5 11.0 17:08.3 +50:50 B9    
STF 2138 30275 22.3 135 8.0 8.5 17:10.1 +54:29 K0/K8   Nice red/orange pair
STF 2155 17410 9.9 114 6.0 9.5 17:16.1 +60:42 F4    
STN 821   6.6 298 7.5 11.5 17:18.9 +63:43 A0    
STF 2180 30413 3.2 262 7.0 7.0 17:29.0 +50:52 F0 *** Nice colorful grouping
BETA DRA 30429 4.2 13 3.0 11.0 17:30.4 +52:17 G2    
NU DRA   61.9 312 5.0 5.0 17:32.2 +55:10 A1   Nice even pair
26 DRA 17546 1.1 141 5.5 8.0 17:35.0 +61:53 G0    
STF 2207 17573 0.6 120 8.0 8.5 17:37.0 +67:07 A2    
STF 2199 30494 1.8 66 7.0 7.5 17:38.6 +55:45 F5    
STF 2218 17599 1.7 326 6.5 7.5 17:40.3 +63:40 F5    
PSI DRA   30.3 15 5.0 6.0 17:41.9 +72:09 F5/F8    
T DRA   15.6 222 7.0 10.0 17:56.5 +58:13 N-VAR    
STF 2261   9.5 262 7.5 9.5 17:58.1 +52:12 A2    
STF 2273   21.1 284 7.0 7.5 17:59.3 +64:08 F2   Very red SAO 17715 in view at mag 7.5
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19.3 232 5.5 6.0 18:00.1 +80:00 K1/K2   Nice deep red pair with third component sep 23.1 pa 280 mag 9.5
STF 2271 30686 3.0 267 7.5 8.5 18:00.3 +52:50 G0    
STF 2284   3.5 190 7.5 9.0 18:01.4 +65:57 F5    
STF 2278 30716 36.9 26 6.5 7.0 18:02.9 +56:25 F0/A3   Nice blue/white pair
STF 2326 2992 16.4 196 7.5 8.5 18:05.3 +81:28 A5    
STF 2307   4.3 205 8.5 8.5 18:11.2 +69:14 G0    
BU 1274   95.6 239 6.5 10.0 18:14.7 +56:35 F1    
39 DRA 30949 3.7 252 5.0 8.0 18:23.9 +58:47 A1/F5   blue/white pair
HU 932 17911 2.7 89 7.0 12.5 18:31.3 +62:32 F2    
STF 2348   25.7 272 6.0 8.0 18:33.9 +52:21 K0 *** red/white pair
STF 2377 17963 16.5 340 7.5 9.0 18:38.4 +63:31 K0 *** red/white pair
STF 2384 17964 0.9 310 8.5 9.0 18:38.5 +67:06 G1 ***  
STF 2368   1.9 323 7.0 7.5 18:38.8 +52:20 A3    
STF 2398   15.3 163 8.5 8.5 18:42.8 +59:37 K5 *** Very nice close red pair
STF 2403   1.2 270 6.5 9.0 18:44.3 +61:03 G7 ***  
STF 2410 31171 1.6 87 8.0 8.5 18:46.9 +59:19 F8    
47-Omi DRA A/ B 31218/
31219
34.2 326 4.5 7.5 18:51.2 +59:23 K0 *** Nice Red/Blue-White pair
STF 2452 9285 5.7 218 6.5 7.5 18:53.5 +75:46 A2    
BU 1255 47913 1.5 95 6.0 12.0 18:54.8 +48:51 F4    
STF 2433   7.6 124 7.0 10.0 18:56.9 +56:45 F2    
STF 2440   17.0 123 6.5 9.0 18:57.3 +62:24 G5/G8 *** Orange/Yellow pair
STF 2438 31292 0.7 8 7.0 7.0 18:57.4 +58:13 A2    
HU 757   5.2 300 7.0 9.5 19:02.1 +52:15 K2 ***  
BH DRA   10.5 58 8.0 8.0 19:03.7 +57:27 A0    
STF 2509 18257 1.7 330 7.0 8.0 19:16.9 +63:12 F5    
STF 2550 9428 2.0 249 8.0 8.0 19:27.0 +73:22 F2    
STF 2571   11.3 20 7.5 8.0 19:29.4 +78:15 F0 *** yellow/white
STF 2549 18378 2.0 331 7.5 9.0 19:31.2 +63:18 A0/K0 *** Nice contrasting group of 3 stars
STF 2553 18398 1.0 113 8.5 9.0 19:33.3 +62:03 G0    
STF 2554 18399 18.5 196 8.0 8.5 19:34.0 +60:16 A2 *** Double SAO 18395 red/orange pair in field of view
KU 2 9467 0.7 252 7.0 9.0 19:34.5 +71:36 F2    
STF 2573 18462 18.2 27 6.0 8.5 19:40.2 +60:30 A2    
EPSILON DRA 9540 3.1 15 4.0 7.5 19:48.2 +70:15 G8/F6 *** red/white
STF 2604 18575 27.8 184 6.5 8.5 19:52.7 +64:10 G5 *** orange pair
STF 2640   5.4 18 6.0 10.0 20:04.7 +63:53 A2    
BU 470 18696 2.6 214 9.5 11.0 20:05.2 +63:45 G    
STF 2642   2.0 181 8.5 8.5 20:05.5 +63:41 G0   Near Burnham 470
STF 2650   21.8 228 7.5 10.5 20:07.0 +66:18 A0    
STF 2694   4.0 346 6.5 10.0 20:14.9 +80:32 A0    

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