The closest White Dwarf to Earth

Myron Wasiuta
Location of photo
Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory-Chile
Date/Time of photo
April 16, 2018
PROMPT-5 0.41M telescope at CTIO 4x0.25sec R,G,B via SkyNet
Image shows the brilliant star Sirius and its companion-a white dwarf about 10" to the NE. By gamma scaling I was able to show both stars simulating how they might look visually through this telescope.
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