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Northern lights from near Akureyri Iceland, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters

Northern lights from near Akureyri Iceland

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Northern lights from near Akureyri Iceland, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters

Northern lights from near Akureyri Iceland

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 20mm f/2.8

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts: Velbon CX-460 Tripod

Software: photoshop


Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 1x30" (30")

Integration: 30"

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 114630


Resolution: 2592x1728

Locations: Northern lights tour, Akureyri, Iceland

Description

This image of the Aurora Borealis was taken during a northern lights tour to Iceland in January 2013. The Aurora was not a particularly spectacular visual display but came out well on the image. Photo was a 30 second exposure at ISO800 with the Canon USM 20mm f2.8 lens set at f3.5.

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Northern lights from near Akureyri Iceland, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters