Geminids Orion Evening
Taken by Todd Bush on December 13, 2017 @ Banner Elk, NC USA
Click photo for larger image
Exposure Time: 200/10
Aperture: f/3.2
ISO: 1600
Date Taken: 2017:12:14 11:56:43
More images
Last night and this morning were good for viewing the annual Geminid Meteor Shower.
Though the high winds at elevations of the High Country dropped the feel of the temperature a bit.
The meteors in this shower appear to come from a radiant in the constellation Gemini.
They are thought to originate from an astroid unlike most major meteor showers associated with debris from comets.

Geminids Orion Evening was filmed during the evening of Wednesday, 12.13.17 looking east with skyglow after sunset toward the lights of Boone from Banner Elk, NC.

A composite of a handful of keepers from sequences of 20 second exposures imaged through around an hour’s time.
  You must be logged in to comment.  
6 thumbs up
previous | next
Guide to Northern Lights
DarkSky Telescope Hire
Stargazing Experiences
Home | FAQ | Contact the Webmaster
©2016 All rights reserved.