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The Perseid Meteors

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About this observation
Observer
Pete Lawrence
Time of observation
23/08/2014 - 15:23
Object
Perseids
Equipment
Canon 20Da
Exposure
14 seconds each trail
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This image is a composite of 26 Perseid trails taken by Pete Lawrence on the night of the shower maximum. All of the trails captured with a Canon 20Da, fitted with a 14mm f/2.8 lens.  The trails have been composited onto a base image and the trail times added. Times are accurate to the minute with exposure times of 14s.

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