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Observation by Kevin Gurney: Perseids

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Kevin Gurney

Observer

Kevin Gurney

Observed

2018 Aug 10 - 23:20

Uploaded

2018 Aug 11 - 20:39

Objects

Meteor

Equipment
  • Canon 600D, filter removed
  • Kit lens at 18mm
  • Backyard EOS
Exposure

10s, iso 800, f3.5

Location

West Sheffield

Target name

Perseids

Title

Perseids

About this image

First attempt at imaging meteors. I somehow thought there would be more in my 500 x 10s subs, but these are the only real candidates. My criterion was that any candidate must not be causally related to anything in the single frames preceding or subsequent to its own (so satellite trails run over at least two frames). The time for each image is given as the centre of the exposure. Cassiopeia can be seen in the lower left , and M31 in the last couple of frames

The very first (top left) appears to have nothing to do with Perseus? I guess the Perseids dont have a monopoly on their showcase nights.

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