DY Persei
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DY Persei
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Exposures: RGB 30/30/30 x 2m = 2hr
Processing: SGP, MaximDL, Gimp
Telescope: CFF132,STF-8300M,GM1000
Guider: LE80OTA,LodestarX2
DY Persei is a carbon star located in the Perseus constellation.
DY Persei is fairly small and faint. In this image it is almost buried in the the star field. To get a good look it is best to zoom in on the center area.

In the very center you will find two small red stars. DY Persei is the larger of the two and has a deeper red hue.

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