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Southern delta Aquariids

Astrotrac/PolariePosted by Koen Miskotte Mon, October 31, 2011 11:11:40

During the first week at Hakos I used the Astrotrac Mount for two camera's with 15 mm and 35 mm lenses to capture some meteors. Here you find an image with two Southern Delta Aquariids.

Picture: Small and Large Magellanic Clouds with two SDA meteors.

Mount: AstroTrac Travel Mount with head EH 3010
Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Canon EF 35 mm F 2.0 lens.
Filter: None
Accessories: TC 80N3 timer controller,
Location: Hakos Guestfarm, Namibia (16.3 east, 23.3 south)
Software: Canon Digital Photo Processing, Registax5, Corel Paint Shop Photo Pro X12)
Description: F 2.5, 1600 iso, 60 seconds

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