AAVSO: American Association of Variable Star Observers

Three New Variable Stars Discovered in Cassiopeia during a Northern Sky Survey Session

Volume 50 number 2 (2022)

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Nello Ruocco
Osservatorio Astronomico “Nastro Verde” (C82), Sorrento, Italy; nello_ruocco@hotmail.com


This paper describes the discovery of three new variable stars in Cassiopeia—UCAC4 749-017875, UCAC4 749-017890, and UCAC4 749-018171. They are a pulsating star and two eclipsing binary systems, respectively, discovered in 2015 and included in the AAVSO Variable Star Index, but only now published due to lack of time. I encourage all observers to observe these stars further in order to better characterize them.