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Double Stars in Lupus
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Here is a listing of the 36 or so best doubles in Lupus.
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Name SAO Sep PA Mag1 Mag2 RA Dec Spect Color Comments
HJ 4672 224838 3.8 301 6.0 8.0 14:20.2 -43:03 G5 ***  
SAO 224870 224870 4.3 121 6.5 9.5 14:22.7 -48:19 B2    
SAO 224969 224969 10.6 310 5.5 11.0 14:30.1 -45:19 B9    
SAO 225062 225062 19.2 25 5.0 9.0 14:37.3 -46:07 K0 *** Several bright carbon stars in the immediate area
HD 128306 241865/
241864
60.7 106 8.0 8.5 14:38.2 -54:30 F0/B8 *** Nice color combination.
SAO 241995 241995 39.1 226 7.5 9.5 14:47.2 -52:12 B8    
SAO 225272 225272 17.5 226 7.5 9.5 14:53.3 -45:51 B8 ***  
HJ 4715 225305 2.5 278 6.0 7.5 14:56.5 -47:53 K0 ***  
I 1261 225349 3.9 78 7.0 12.0 14:59.3 -43:27 F0    
HJ 4723 242180 5.5 169 7.5 11.0 15:02.0 -51:54 K0 ***  
PI LUPI 225426 1.4 73 5.0 5.0 15:05.1 -47:02 B5    
SAO 225510 225510 50.6 22 7.5 8.0 15:10.6 -43:43 K5 ***  
DUNLOP 178 225516 1.1 312 6.5 10.5 15:11.6 -45:16 K0 *** Nice pair with SAO 225517
KAPPA 01/ 02 225525/
225526
27.0 144 4.0 6.0 15:12.0 -48:44 B9/A0    
SAO 225554 225554 1.3 25 8.0 8.0 15:14.0 -43:47 A2    
DUNLOP 179 225567 10.5 46 7.5 8.5 15:14.5 -43:23 A2    
SAO 225582 225582 13.9 39 7.0 10.0 15:15.4 -44:09 B9    
HJ 4750   13.3 19 7.0 10.0 15:15.9 -48:04 A2    
MU LUPI 225638 1.2 142 5.0 5.5 15:18.5 -47:52 B8 *** Third component sep 23.7 pa 130 mag 7
HWE 76 A/B 206543 5.6 124 6.5 8.5 15:21.4 -38:12 A0   Also 206544
EPS LUPI 225712 26.6 171 4.0 9.0 15:22.7 -44:41 B3    
DUNLOP 185 242569 13.2 32 6.0 9.0 15:28.5 -51:36 G2    
HJ 4772 242602 7.7 280 7.5 11.0 15:29.6 -51:23 K2 ***  
HJ 4776   6.0 228 6.5 8.0 15:30.3 -41:55 A0    
DUNLOP 187   28.3 229 7.0 10.0 15:33.5 -47:32 F0/G0    
HJ 4788   2.4 4 5.0 7.5 15:35.9 -44:57 B5    
SAO 206821 206821 0.7 340 8.0 8.5 15:37.9 -31:14 F5    
SAO 206867 206867 1.2 158 7.0 8.0 15:41.2 -39:59 F5    
DUNLOP 192 206969 34.8 144 7.0 7.5 15:47.1 -35:31 B9    
SAO 206976 206976 15.2 131 6.0 13.0 15:47.5 -37:54 G6   Near NGC 5986
SAO 207145 (CHI) 207145 10.6 49 5.5 5.5 15:56.9 -33:57 A1 ***  
HJ 4821 207166 19.3 145 8.5 8.5 15:57.9 -31:57 B1    
ETA LUPI 207208 15.2 21 3.5 7.5 16:00.1 -38:23 B2    
SAO 207285 207285 2.6 346 8.5 7.5 16:03.8 -33:04 F0    
SAO 207299 207299 8.6 217 7.0 11.0 16:04.7 -39:26 B9    
COO 193   2.5 102 8.5 8.5 16:07.7 -38:00 G2    

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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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