h3945 - The Winter Alberio

Posted by DaveMitsky
on Thursday, March 19, 2009

by Dave Mitsky

This is a prime focus image of the Winter Albireo, the colorful binary star h3945 (Herschel 3945) located in Canis Major. It was accomplished with a Canon EOS Digital Rebel DSLR camera and the 17" f/15 classical Cassegrain at the Astronomical Society of Harrisburg's Naylor Observatory near Lewisberry, Pennsylvania.

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