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The Big Dipper and Polaris

 The Big Dipper and Polaris by Thomas Kerns of Beluga Lake Observaory

Object: The Big Dipper and Polaris
Description Here is a stunning image of the big dipper pointing the way to Polaris. Follow the line created by the two pointer stars in the big dipper (the two upper stars of the basket of the dipper) to Polaris, the North Star
Scope Canon 18-50 camera lens at 29mm and f7.1
Camera Canon 400D
Filters none
Mount Losmandy G11
Guiding ST2000xcm
1.25 hours (5x15min)



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