Albireo, A Rather Famous Binary StarDescription and EXIF
Photographer: Scott MacNeill
Albireo, A Rather Famous Binary Star
Albireo is one of the most viewed binary stars in the night sky. Residing in the constellation Cygnus, Albireo is 384 light years distant from Earth. I captured this shot on a super clear night at Frosty Drew Observatory in Charlestown, Rhode Island, USA.
Camera: Canon 60D MagicLantern
Exposure: 60 seconds x 5
This is a median composite of 5 photos.