Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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Catching an Orionid meteor directed at Venus in the morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev

Catching an Orionid meteor directed at Venus in the morning of Sep 22, 2020

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Catching an Orionid meteor directed at Venus in the morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev

Catching an Orionid meteor directed at Venus in the morning of Sep 22, 2020

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Acquisition details

Date: Sept. 22, 2020

Frames: 1

Exposure per frame: 15000 ms

Focal length: 24


RA center: 08h07m35s.5

DEC center: +15°4312

Pixel scale: 78.069 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 54.742 degrees

Field radius: 40.225 degrees

Resolution: 3050x2112

File size: 4.4 MB

Locations: Montauk Point, NY, Montauk, NY, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Observing Venus (-4.1m at 1.01 AU away) rising in Cancer constellation with Orionid meteor luckily caught from the Oyster Pond overlook, Montauk, NY (long Island) in the second half of Sep 22, 2020.

A subframe of a single ISO800 f/1.6 15sec exposure with camera on a tripod (f=24mm (50mm equiv.)).

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Catching an Orionid meteor directed at Venus in the morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev