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Double Stars in Telescopium
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Here is a listing of the 25 or so best doubles in Telescopium.
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Name SAO Sep PA Mag1 Mag2 RA Dec Spect Color Comments
B 1879 228774 1.7 266 6.0 11.5 18:11.1 -47:31 K1    
HDO 288 245320 1.8 149 7.0 10.5 18:12.9 -50:34 F0    
I 429 245344 0.1 146 8.5 8.5 18:15.0 -50:19 A0    
HJ 5033 228845 17.3 115 7.0 9.5 18:15.4 -48:52 K0   Third component sep 18.2, pa 9 mag 11, fouth component sep 27.9, pa 64 mag 9.5
I 1361 228918 2.6 254 7.5 12.0 18:20.3 -49:07 A2    
DUN 220 245426 31.1 178 8.0 8.5 18:22.2 -55:33 G0    
HJ 5041 245461 2.6 259 7.5 9.5 18:25.9 -53:39 F0    
HJ 5045 229077 8.3 23 7.0 10.5 18:31.0 -48:00 G0    
HJ 5049 229148 19.9 264 7.0 11.0 18:37.4 -47:04 F2    
HJ 5053 245656 32.6 197 8.0 10.0 18:43.5 -55:45 F5   Primary is also a very close double. Both mag 8, sep 0.2
I 112 229354 1.6 186 7.5 9.5 18:54.0 -47:17 F5/A0   Third component sep 84.0, pa 63 mag 7.5
I 113 229410 2.6 227 6.5 10.0 18:58.9 -48:29 K5    
HJ 5100 246019 19.4 152 7.0 12.0 19:18.7 -56:08 B5   Very hot, very blue primary
I 1397 246028 1.5 336 6.5 11.0 19:19.6 -51:34 A0    
HJ 5114 246110 69.0 254 5.5 7.0 19:27.8 -54:19 K2/G0 *** Third component Sep 70.5, pa 96 mag 11. B is also a close double, sep 8.3, pa 195 mag 11
I 118 229739 1.2 132 7.5 10.0 19:33.0 -46:46 G5    
COO 238 246224 3.3 50 7.5 8.5 19:42.3 -52:56 A3    
HJ 5148 229888 14.2 318 7.0 12.0 19:50.2 -45:23 K0    
DUN 227 246311 22.9 149 6.0 6.5 19:52.7 -54:58 G5/A2 ***  
FIN 31 246335 1.8 54 8.0 12.5 19:55.0 -51:48 K0    
I 256 229991 1.0 194 7.5 9.5 20:01.4 -47:23 K0    
I 123 230083 8.2 184 7.0 11.0 20:10.7 -46:44 K0    
SEE 415 230165 11.1 97 7.5 12.0 20:20.9 -45:32 F5    
HJ 5187 246550 17.8 323 8.0 13.5 20:22.6 -54:16 K0    
I 664 246604 1.0 280 8.0 9.0 20:29.1 -51:04 F0    

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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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