Ursa Major – The Rest of the Big Dipper

Last night I posted a picture featuring Mizar and Alcor, a nice double star located in the handle of the Big Dipper, an asterism in the constellation Ursa Major. Well, I did not get all of the Big Dipper in the shot, so here is the rest of the Big Dipper.

Orion, Seven Sisters, & the Big Dipper

Orion  Orion  Seven Sisters  Seven Sisters  Big Dipper  Big Dipper

Here are some pictures I took tonight, all but the first one are with my Canon EOS DSLR, the first Orion picture is through my Canon A75. All from a tripod. Not great, but its a start! Click on them to see the full size.

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