Postcard from the Universe – Mirfak

Mirfak is the brightest star in Perseus, punctuating a rich starfield in the northern Milky Way. The image was shot at Oregon Star Party 2013 with the TV-76 and Canon 60D…

Mirfak Starfield
The rich starfield between Mirfak (αPer) and σPer that makes up the core of the cluster Mellotte 20, TV-76 and Canon 60D, 10x10s + 10x60s + 7x240s @ISO800

Author: Andrew

An electrical engineer, amateur astronomer, and diver, living and working on the island of Hawaiʻi.

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