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Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev

Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020

Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev

Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020

Equipment

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 22, 2020
Frames:
6×15(1′ 30″)
Integration:
1′ 30″
Avg. Moon age:
5.72 days
Avg. Moon phase:
32.68%

Resolution: 2482x3650

File size: 5.6 MB

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

Data source: Traveller

Description

Attempting to extract the zodiacal light beam with Venus (-4.1m at 1.01 AU away) at its base crossing the rising Winter Milky Way from Oyster Pond overlook, Montauk, NY (long Island) before dawn of Sep 22, 2020.

A stack of 6x ISO800 f/1.6 15sec exposure with camera on a tripod (f=24mm (50mm equiv.)).


Another image taken earlier on the same morning from the same location is available under [1]:

[1] https://www.astrobin.com/juyoon/

Another attempt to observe zodiacal light from the same location made nearly 2 years earlier is shown under [2]:

[2] https://www.astrobin.com/m1ff6g/

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Title: Inverted B/W version of the image processed separately for best contrast on the "crossed beams"

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Title: Sky map for the region of the sky observed

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Venus wielding the beam of zodiacal light against the rising Milky Way in early morning of Sep 22, 2020, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev