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Observation by James Dawson: Noctilucent Clouds (NLC)

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James Dawson

Observer

James Dawson

Observed

2020 Jul 11 - 02:20

Uploaded

2020 Jul 11 - 18:39

Objects

Noctilucent cloud

Equipment
  • Canon 6D
  • 50mm lens
Exposure

1/10th second, ISO 3200, f/4, 50mm, five panel mosaic

Location

Nottingham

Target name

Noctilucent clouds (NLC)

Title

Noctilucent Clouds (NLC)

About this image

I've managed to get a panoramic image of the noctilucent clouds from last night, the brightest display I've ever seen of them. They took the limelight off the comet unfortunately! This was at about 03:20 (BST) this morning, Nottingham, looking north, the panorama is about 120 degrees wide, with due north pretty much in the centre of the image. [Five panels stitched together in Microsoft ICE; Canon 6D, 50mm lens, ISO 3200, 1/10th second, f/4]

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