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Meteor over Adirondacks

A shooting star streaks over OK Slip Pond in the Adirondack Mountains of New York in front of the Milky Way. The Andromeda Galaxy(M31) can be seen slightly to the right of the meteor. This is also the first time I captured airglow, the subtle green hue in the sky which can only be seen at very dark sites.

TAGS: Adirondacks, Meteor, Milky Way, New York, United States

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East Greenbush, New York, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Hongming Zheng.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 22
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2015, 11:09 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 600D
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
ISO: ISO3200
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PHOTO LOCATION New York, United States of America