Aitken Double Star Catalogue
(ADS, New general catalogue of double stars within 120° of the North pole.)
(1932 catalog with multiple star systems and non-orbiting double stars)
The Aitken Double Star Catalogue (or
New general catalogue of double stars within 120° of the North pole)
was created in 1932 by Robert Grant Aitken and Eric Doolittle.
It contains 17,180 double stars, some of which are binary stars
(and larger multiples), some others not actually orbiting, and some
including some of each.
(catalog,stars,binary stars,double stars)
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|ADS||ADS 5951||Aitken Double Star Catalogue|| || |