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Double Stars in Lynx
Here is a listing of the 44 or so best doubles in Lynx.
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Name SAO Sep PA Mag1 Mag2 RA Dec Spect Color Comments
4 LYN 25678 0.8 124 6.5 8.0 06:22.0 +59:22 A2    
5 LYN 25733 31.4 139 6.0 10.0 06:26.8 +58:25 K4 ***  
STF 936 25861 1.3 274 7.0 8.5 06:39.7 +58:06 G5    
STF 946 25925 4.1 130 7.5 9.5 06:44.8 +59:26 G0    
12 LYN 25939 1.8 101 5.5 6.0 06:46.2 +59:26 A2   Binary, third component sep 8.5 pa 308 mag 7.5
STF 958 25963 4.9 257 6.0 6.0 06:48.2 +55:42 F5/F6    
STT 158   16.8 304 7.0 11.5 06:53.4 +51:31 F5    
15 LYN 26051 0.8 33 5.0 6.0 06:57.3 +58:25 G5    
STF 1001   9.0 66 7.0 9.0 07:03.2 +54:10 G0   B is a binary system sep 1.7, pa 3 mags 9/9.5
STF 1002 26127 30.3 29 9.0 9.5 07:04.2 +56:26 G   Primary is a binary sep 0.3
STF 1025   25.6 133 7.5 7.5 07:12.9 +55:47 K0 ***  
STF 1032 41630 2.6 110 7.0 10.5 07:13.9 +48:29 A0   Third component sep 32.7, pa 319 mag 10
STF 1033 26240 1.5 277 7.5 8.0 07:14.7 +52:32 F0    
STF 1044 41656 12.2 168 8.5 8.5 07:16.4 +47:38 A2    
STF 1050   20.2 20 7.5 8.0 07:19.9 +54:55 A0    
20 LYN 26305 15.1 254 7.0 7.0 07:22.2 +50:09 F0    
19 LYN 26312 14.7 315 5.5 6.5 07:22.9 +55:17 A0   Third component sep 74.2 pa 287 mag 11
BU 758   1.0 93 6.0 10.0 07:28.8 +48:10 B9 *** Third component at 17.1 pa 94 mag 10
STT 174 41877 2.0 86 6.5 8.0 07:35.9 +43:02 F0    
STT 87   64.4 178 7.5 8.0 07:38.6 +42:28 F5    
24 LYN 26474 54.8 320 5.0 9.0 07:43.0 +58:42 A3    
SAO 41969 41969 11.1 278 8.0 11.5 07:44.4 +45:21 K0    
STF 1172 26648 1.6 243 7.5 9.5 08:04.6 +54:44 A0    
STF 1174   5.8 213 8.5 8.5 08:04.7 +47:17 F5   Primary is a close double sep 0.2
27 LYN 26687 45.6 266 4.5 12.5 08:08.5 +51:30 A2    
STT 189   4.2 293 7.0 10.0 08:14.8 +43:01 A0    
STF 1200 42252 8.2 360 8.5 8.5 08:16.0 +49:46 G0    
BU 576 60459 1.5 142 7.0 11.5 08:21.6 +33:56 K0    
STF 1217 42336 29.0 241 7.0 8.5 08:24.3 +44:57 G0/K0    
STF 1222 60809 10.3 49 8.0 9.0 08:26.4 +37:33 A3    
STF 1239 60882 12.9 289 8.5 10.0 08:32.4 +37:29 A5    
STF 1234   23.5 67 7.0 8.5 08:33.0 +55:21 K0 ***  
STF 1240   26.8 78 7.0 10.0 08:33.1 +33:25 A0    
STF 1259   5.0 342 8.5 9.0 08:46.6 +38:28 G0    
STF 1274 61060 8.9 42 7.0 8.5 08:49.0 +38:20 A2    
STF 1282 61077 3.7 278 7.0 7.0 08:50.7 +35:03 F8    
STF 1289 42594 3.7 5 7.5 8.5 08:54.7 +43:35 F8    
STF 3120 42605 1.1 356 7.5 8.5 08:56.1 +43:40 G0    
STF 1296 61171 2.3 74 8.5 9.0 08:59.3 +34:56 G5    
STF 1333 61387 1.6 49 6.5 7.0 09:18.5 +35:22 A4    
38 LYN 61391 2.9 228 4.0 6.5 09:18.9 +36:48 A3   Third component at 87.7 pa 212 mag 11
STF 1338 61411 0.9 232 6.5 7.0 09:21.0 +38:11 F2    
STF 1342 61419 17.1 320 8.5 11.0 09:21.3 +34:26 A2 *** Very close to the star Alpha Lynx
STF 1369 42931 24.7 149 7.0 8.0 09:35.4 +39:57 F2/G0 ***  

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Some information gathered from Burgham's Celestial Handbooks and converted to J2000, other from my own observations.
Page 2003 Kevin Muenzler, Eagle Creek Observatory.