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Bright Perseid Meteor, 





    
        

            Jan Curtis

Bright Perseid Meteor

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Imaging telescope or lens:Tokina 11-16 f/2.8 Tokina

Imaging camera:Nikon D7000 (unmodified)

Mount:Astrotrac 320X-AG

Guiding telescope or lens:Tokina 11-16 f/2.8 Tokina

Software:PIXINSIGHT PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Resolution: 1712x864

Date:Aug. 10, 2015

Time: 01:10

Focal length: 16

Seeing: 5

Transparency: 10

Locations: Home observatory, Cheyenne, WY (elevation: 6014'), United States

Description

Nice double explosion; terminal burst. Photographed while I slept. Used Nikon d7000, Tokina 11-16mm F/2.8 at 16mm and f/3.5, 30sec using iso 3200. Occurred ~01:09:44 MDT. Probably -4 magnitude meteor.

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Jan Curtis
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Bright Perseid Meteor, 





    
        

            Jan Curtis