Leonids Meteor Shower 2001

November 18, 2001. I was up all night watching the most spectacular display. There are at least eight 'shooting stars' in this picture (in a larger version, I counted 16). Can you find them all?

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  • ingrid iversen 8y

    What was your exposure?
  • Russ Garcia 8y

    Most of the shots I took that night (nearly six years ago) were between 5 and 10 minute exposures. Since this shot was taken around 3am, I don't know exactly how long I left the shutter open, but I tried for 5-10 minutes.

    There were literally thousands of them that night in the dark, southern Utah sky. Amazing beyond words.
  • Vaeltaja 6y

    Excellent capture.
  • Anna Emert 4y

    I saw it from Tennessee and yes it was amazing.
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