Albireo (Beta Cygni) is a beautiful double star in Cygnus. One of the great showpieces of the summer sky for small telescopes. To the naked eye it looks like a single star. Through a telescope a pair of stars, one golden, the other blue is revealed. Albireo is located on the tail of Cygnus (A kite like constellation within the summer triangle).

How to find Albireo
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