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-6 Capricornid fireball

MeteorsPosted by Koen Miskotte Mon, December 19, 2011 11:15:27

Low at the horizon near the bright star Antares a -6 Capricornid at July 28, 01:50 UT.

Picture: -6 Capricornid.

Mount: AstroTrac Travel Mount with head EH 3010
Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Sigma 4.5mm F2.8 EX DC Circular Fisheye HSM lens
Filter: None
Accessories: TC 80N3 timer controller,
Location: Hakos Guestfarm, Namibia (16.3 east, 23.3 south)
Software: Corel Paint Shop Photo Pro X12)
Description: One single shot of 57 seconds, F 3.2, 1600 iso

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