Leiter 1: The Edge

Object data:

Position: RA 19h 33m 30s Dec +11d 41m 22s
Size: 9'
Brightest star: GSC 1064 0453, 11.2 mag


A 9 arcminutes long line of 11..13mag stars stretches from North to South. A small 4 arcminutes line crosses this one. Both lines together form a nice Sword. This one was contributed by Klaus Spruck and Stefan Schuchhardt.
detailed view of Le5

How to find it

Here are two finder-charts for the object (click to enlarge). The object is located 2.2 degree W of Xi Aquilae.