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Faint Aurora plus Meteor

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Observer
Denis Buczynski
Time of observation
03/10/2014 - 15:22
Object
Aurora
Observing location
Tarbatness
Equipment
Canon 1000D
Exposure
45 secs
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There was a faint aurora on 20141001 visible at Tarbatness. Denis reports that the sky was quite hazy so the definition was not great. He shot about 20 frames between 22:00 and 23:30, after which the sky was too heavily obscured by cloud and haze at the horizon.  This is one of the best frames, which also includes a bright meteor and a satellite/aeroplane trail taken at 22:27 UT with a Canon 1000D+Samyang 14mm f2.8 lens 45s at ISO 1600.

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