One of my life list goals is to have something named after me, so for my 29th birthday my sister bought me a star name gift.
Luckily the star is located in Orion so it is easily visible from our location, given clear dark skies and a (large) telescope. At magnitude 13.5 it is quite a faint star, and I'm hoping that my 200mm will be man enough for to see it come winter. Should be interesting, challenging and I would really love to get a photograph of it!
The star is located at 5h 26m 58s RA, +2° 44' 30.7" right in the constellation of Orion (see chart opposite for exact location)
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