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Perseid meteor shower over Istanbul, Turkey.

The Perseid meteor shower, August 11th, 2016, in Istanbul, Turkey. Taken from the seaside village of Kuzguncuk, the photo shows the minaret of the local mosque and light pollution from the July 15th Martyrs Bridge which gives a beautiful pink glow to the sky.

TAGS: Istanbul, Meteor, Mosque, Turkey

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Weston, Florida, United States of America
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© Jennifer D'Angelo.
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Image Source: print_negative
Date Taken: 08.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 19, 2016, 2:23 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Istanbul, Turkey