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Unidentified moving object + Mentor 6 + Neptune September 13th., 2014


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About this observation
Colin Henshaw
Time of observation
13/12/2016 - 16:44
Unidentified moving object + Mentor 6 + Neptune.
Observing location
Briga Township, Tabuk, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Canon 30D Camera + 135mmf3.5 telephoto
1600ASA at 5 Secs

An unidentified moving object was spotted near Neptune, and this could have been an undetected Near Earth Asteroid. The U.S. Military Spy Satellite Mentor 6 is also in the picture, as a stellar point, while Neptune and the stars have trailed.

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