Beautifully placed for comfy viewing , Andromeda holds some hidden binary treasures.
Σ2987 (SAO 52795) is wonderfully delicate.
Catch ΟΣΣ244 (SAO 52912) with it’s very fast proper motion with ΟΣ493 in the field of view.
8 Andromedae (SAO 52871) is an orange star in the triple group. It’s a multiple up to F.
ES2725 (SAO 52899) caught in the same fov as ARY3.
Almach is a sheer colourful joy. On one poor night it appeared as orange and green.W. Herschel called it his “most beautiful object”. Orange blue is normally seen here.
Σ79 (1h00.1 +44 43′) a wonderful pleasing bright pair.
59 Andromedae (SAO 55331) a lovely bright pair.
Σ3050 (SAO 73656) gives twins.
Alpheratz is x200 brighter than our sun. It’s companion is the highest content mercury – manganese star.
Σ79 I drew again on a better morning.
Σ162 (01h50 25 +47 58′) a lovely triple here.
Σ249 ( SAO 37971) some 38 times brighter than our sun.
Some cracking views , certainly visit Almach .It’s a cheery warm winter scene , under clear sky !