The Constellations of Orion and Canis Major


The constellation of Orion, the Hunter, dominates the sky during the winter months. Canis Major, Orion's larger dog, is visible at the lower left. It's primary star, Sirus, is the brightest star visible in the night sky.

Taken at Big Bend National Park on 2/16/2023.


Lens: Rokinon 14mm @ f/4
Camera: Modified Canon 650D; ISO 3200
Exposure: 60 sec. (guided with Omegon MiniTrack LX2)
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