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Morning Leonid

 Morning Leonid by Thomas Kerns of Beluga Lake Observaory

Object: Morning Leonid
Description Fairly bright Leonid.
The Leonid meteor shower is produced by the earth passing through the debris of comet Temple-Tuttle. This year, the earth is passing through an area of low density, and metors are expected to peak at only 20 meteors per hour.
   
Scope Canon 15mm fisheye lens
Camera Canon 1D mark iv
Filters
Mount Tripod
Guiding
Exposure
Info:
one single 15 second shot
   

 

 

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