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Observation by Bill W: Persied meteor with LCD shutter

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Bill Ward

Observer

Bill W

Observed

2018 Aug 11 - 01:19

Uploaded

2018 Aug 13 - 23:05

Objects

Meteor

Planetarium overlay









Constellation

Camelopardalis

Field centre

RA: 04h53m
Dec: +79°36'
Position angle: -91°51'

Field size

30° × 20°

Equipment
  • Canon 450D
  • 30mm f1.4 lens
  • LCTec 50mm FOS lcd chutter
Exposure

27seconds @ iso 1600

Location

Kilwinning

Target name

Perseid meteor

Title

Persied meteor with LCD shutter

About this image

Test of experimental LCD shutter. Shutter modulated at 20Hz giving 40 breaks/sec. Thus each segment is 12.5ms in duration.

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