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Atlas V Rocket Contrail

An Atlas V rocket launches over the Atlantic Ocean in the early morning hours as seen from Cocoa Beach, FL. It was a normal launch until the rocket reached higher altitudes and crystals formed from the water vapor in the exhaust creating this phenomenal contrail. The sun, just below the horizon, vividly lights up the trail as the rocket soars east and upward.

TAGS: Florida, Ocean, Space, United States

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Merritt Island, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Robbyn Spratt.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 6, 2015, 10:55 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Focal Length: 10mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Cocoa Beach, Florida, United States of America