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Bright satellites and Iridiumflares

EN-98 FireballsPosted by Koen Miskotte Mon, May 13, 2013 09:52:46

In the period of 27 april until 10 may 2013 my all sky camera captured many bright satellites and Iridium flares. I made a composition of all these satellites. I used Call sky and Heaven Above for classification of the satellites. If I could not identify the satelliets, only date and time is given.

Picture 1: composition of all bright satellites and Iridium flares captured in the period of 27 april -10 may 2013. Click on the image for a better and larger version.

Camera: Canon EOS 450D
Lens: Sigma 4.5 mm F2.8 EX DC Circulair fish eye
Timer Controller: HAMA DCCS timer controller
Exposure time: 119 or 89 seconds
Interval: 1 s
ISO: 400
F: 3,2

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